His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Adamawa state Senator Muhammed Umar Jibrilla Bindow has condemned in totality the unfortunate situation of a bomb blast early this morning at the shiwa mosque in the Yelwa area of Mubi.
In a statement signed by his special assistant on press and media affairs Martins Dickson,Bindow says it is an act of wickedness perpetrated by criminals who are bent on destroying the hard earned peace in Mubi and other parts of the state.
“We will continue to ensure that our people are protected and given a sense of security which is the most important responsibility of any government, we have also engaged all security agencies to ensure that this type of wicked act does not repeat itself in any part of the state”.
“We call for calm as security has been stepped up in Mubi and environs and we will not rest until those behind this wicked act are brought to book, and may the souls of the departed receive mercy with God”.
Senator Bindow called for calm from all residents of Mubi and urge the people to come forward with any information that will help the security agencies in apprehending the culprits.
It is unfortunate that people will be killed in cold blood in the place of worship.
According to Bindow, Adamawa is in mourning and my heart bleeds.
Those injured in the incident will be given adequate medical attention the statement says, the Governor also commiserated with the families of those who lost their lives.