In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 14th, August, 2020

FG Vows To Prosecute Suspect For Destruction Of Enugu Airport’s Fence

FG Vows To Prosecute Suspect For Destruction Of Enugu Airport’s Fence


Akanu Ibiam Worldwide Airport, Enugu

The federal authorities yesterday vowed to use all lawful means to prosecute one Mr. John J. Emejulu, who was alleged to be accountable for the destruction of the concrete perimeter fence, masking about two kilometres, being erected on the Akanu Ibiam Worldwide Airport, Enugu, as a part of the continuing rehabilitation of the airport.

Chatting with journalists after inspecting the location to establish the extent of the destruction, the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, expressed deep unhappiness that the perpetrator may take such an illegal act by destroying a “nationwide safety asset,” at a time the federal authorities was in the middle of delivering the Enugu Airport, on August 30, as promised.

Narrating what transpired, Sirika disclosed that “whereas the procurement (of the Enugu airport rehabilitation) was happening, a sure cantankerous particular person by title J J Emejulu got here with bulldozers and lots of of armed thugs and destroyed greater than two kilometres of our fence”.

The Minister, who described the motion as unlucky, unbecoming and unacceptable, stated that “he (Emejulu) has given the federal government the chance to point out how to not willfully destroy public asset belonging to over 200 million folks”.

Whereas reiterating the dedication of the federal authorities to the reopening of the Enugu airport on August 30, as earlier promised, Sirika, expressed dismay that regardless of the efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari, to deliver the airport again to its glory, with the nation’s restricted assets and “at this very austere time,” “a sure cantankerous particular person appeared from nowhere with bulldozers and destroyed this nationwide safety asset.

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“It’s a improper time to check our resolve. The person will definitely be handled maximally with out recourse. I’m positive he’ll remorse doing this and naturally that is additionally a chance for presidency to point out that nobody can take the regulation into his fingers and willfully destroy nationwide asset belonging to 200 million of all of us.

“It will definitely be the top of this type of recklessness. We won’t forgive him. The Chief of Air Workers, the Inspector Normal of Police, the Director Normal, DSS, others, will likely be directed to do the needful and produce him to e-book, in order that anyone who would ponder doing one thing like this in future may have a rethink.

“We’re authorities in place; we’re not a lawless nation; we’re not in a banana republic, we’re within the Federal Republic of Nigeria ruled by legal guidelines. Definitely, this isn’t acceptable and I’m positive that we’re equal to the duty of rising in defence of our nationwide asset”, the minister maintained.

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