It was a reap of tears from relatives, companions, and neighbors in Urora people group, Benin City, when Governor Godwin Obaseki drove a few individuals from his bureau to mourn the group of the perished driver, David Okoniba, whose demise last Tuesday, (which was professedly caused by a trade with a cop at Upper Igun, third Junction territory of Benin City), started off an overwhelming conflict amongst adolescents and the police in Benin.
At an interim when wailings died down for the senator to address the family, Governor Obaseki reported the setting up of a N10 million instruction finance for the preparation of the two kids abandoned by David Okoniba, whose demise the representative portrayed as extremely excruciating.
The senator said he was at the casualty’s home to guarantee his relatives that the Government of Edo State share in their melancholy, guaranteeing them that those chargeable in the murdering will be conveyed to book.
“I am here today to get the points of interest of what happened. Tuning in to you, I am sorrowful. I can feel your torment and value your agony and outrage. I need to guarantee the family that the case won’t be hidden where no one will think to look.
“It will be taken after to a consistent determination as a legitimate resigned Judge of Edo State High Court, Justice Olubo has been chosen to head the board of enquiry which will research what really occurred on the said date of the episode that prompted the demise and resulting fracas between the adolescents and the police,” he said.
As per him, “I learnt that the perished has two kids. I have discharged N10 million reserve to be utilized for their training, to lessen the agony of the nonappearance of their dad and guarantee their instruction does not endure much in light of this episode.”
Obaseki additionally guaranteed the family that administration will loan great help in the entombment recently David Okoniba, and prompted that the family should take the spouse of the perished to the healing center for restorative consideration at government cost, as it was extremely obvious that she was still damaged from the occurrence.
A representative for the family, Mrs. Aremu Roseline, communicated gratefulness to the senator and the state for the visit to the family, noticing that the nearness of the representative has given them seek after equity.
She likewise expressed gratitude toward the Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo, who additionally went to the family and demonstrated worry over the demise of David, saying thanks to him for promising to get to the foundation of the mater.
“We bid to the representative, Mr. Godwin Obaseki to enable the family to guarantee David gets Justice. His demise must not be futile as he was the mainstay of the family. He had two kids and his formal wedding was to be in two-week time. His significant other who was an observer of the occurrence is mentally influenced and genuinely damaged,” she included.