From Muhammad Ibrahim, Kaduna
Kaduna state Governor, Mukhtar Ramalan Yero yesterday said it would investigate the recent crisis that erupted in Kachia at the weekend, as he vowed to ensure that anyone found culpable in the crisis is punished accordingly.
Speaking when he visited victims of the crisis on Wednesday, the Governor said investigation into the cause of the ugly incident has since commenced and government will ensure that persons found to have perpetrated the violence are prosecuted no matter their status in the society.
He said, “Investigation is already on and whoever is found to have a hand in this crisis will face full wrath of the law. I want to assure the people and I will call on people not to try thwarting the course of justice by protecting suspects during arrest.”
He called on people in the area to prevent their children from engaging in violent acts during crisis saying “if you allow your children to engage in such acts, they will one day turn against you when there is no crisis.”