Gele Agbai, Owerri
Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has assured that the Federal Government would strengthen security in the South East region of the country.
He stated this on Tuesday when he undertook an on-the-spot assessment tour of Police and Correctional Service Centre Headquarters in Owerri, Imo State which were attacked by gunmen on Monday.
Osinbajo who condemned the jailbreak noted that security had been beefed up in the state since the Easter Monday dawn raid.
He praised the state governor, Hope Uzodinma for his infrastructural development and his handling of the security challenges in the state.
Earlier, Gov. Uzodinma said his government was focused on delivering real dividends of democracy to the people.
He noted that the roads which his administration had completed would help boost economic activities in the state.