Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has expressed that the perpetrators of the violence that marred the Ekiti East constituency I bye-election shall be delivered to justice.
On Saturday, violence broke out in the course of the bye-election, ensuing within the loss of life of three individuals, together with a policewoman.
Subsequently, the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) suspended the train.
The Ekiti governor reacted to the killings by means of an announcement signed by Yinka Oyebode, his chief press secretary.
The governor demanded the arrest of perpetrators of the violence, noting that these concerned won’t go unpunished.
The Ekiti governor commiserated with the households of those that died, including that his administration will uphold the sacredness of life and sanctity of the electoral course of.
“This violence is most unwarranted, and deeply disturbing,” Fayemi stated, based on an announcement signed by his spokesman, Yinka Oyebode.
“I’ve instructed the police authorities to fish out the perpetrators and guarantee they face the music.
“Our condolences to the households that misplaced family members and people who have been injured.
“Authorities wouldn’t relent in efforts to all the time guarantee security of lives and properties.
“We will guarantee all purveyors of violence are delivered to e book.”