President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday condemned Friday night’s bombing in the Bayan Gari area of Bauchi State and the recent mass killings in Southern Kaduna.
In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, the President commiserated with all the families who lost loved ones in the attacks. He also extended his sympathies to all those who suffered injuries or lost their properties during the assaults on the two states.
Jonathan reassured the people of the two states that the Federal Government would continue to take all necessary actions to apprehend the perpetrators of the attacks and restore the fullest possible security to all parts of the country.
The statement added, “The President directs all relevant Federal Government agencies to continue to speedily make emergency medical and relief assistance available to all those who were either injured or displaced by recent bombings and attacks.
“He urges all Nigerians to give maximum support and cooperation to the Armed Forces and security agencies who continue to work incessantly to end the menace of insecurity in the country within the shortest possible time.”