Governor Willie Obiano has announced N20 million reward for anyone who has useful information that can lead to the arrest of those behind the gruesome murder of Dr Chike Akunyili and other heinous attacks in Anambra state.
The Anambra governor made this known during his address posted on Facebook on Wednesday, September 29.
Obiano lamented that some armed persons have unleashed terror with sporadic attacks on innocent citizens in various parts of the state in the past few days.
Governor Obiano noted that 10 people were killed in various parts of the state between Sunday, September 26, and Tuesday, September 28, including Dr Chike Akunyili, husband of late Prof Dora Akunyili.
He added that offices of some political parties in the state, including branded campaign vehicles and individuals occupying them, have been attacked with killings and burning of vehicles observed.
The governor said: “Ndi Anambra, these attacks and accompanying deaths cannot be justified and must stop now.
“I have therefore conducted an extensive security meeting and have directed all Security Agencies to step up and confront this monster ravaging our land. I charge everyone involved in the security architecture of Anambra State to take very seriously, this threat to our livelihood and boldly rise to confront same.