From: Zika Bobby

Sen. Hope Uzodinma has urged Igbo in the North to remain calm over the quit notice threat by Arewa Youths.

The Senator representing Imo West in the National Assembly, in a statement, on Wednesday, also urged the relevant security agencies to thoroughly investigate the threat and ensure that all those involved are brought to book.

He said the only way the Igbo living in the North could be assured of the safety of their lives and property was by a quick and thorough investigation of the threat, as well as by bringing those involved to justice without delay.

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Uzodinma also commended Governor Nasiri el-Rufai of Kaduna State and  Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, for their roles in the matter, as he recommended that all the names of those arrested so far should be made public.

He said it was only by a thorough investigation of the matter and the arrest and prosecution of those involved that Igbo would be assured that they were not only safe in the North, but protected by the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

He advised all youth groups in Nigeria not to create unwanted distraction for the present administration to enable it remain focused on their good agenda for the country and enjoined Igbos to remain calm, confident that justice will be done