Governor of Ondo state, Rotimi Akaredolu has divulged how the Ondo state government worked closely with the Delta state government to secure the release of the Students abducted from the Lagos model school, Igbonla, Epe area of Lagos state, 7 weeks ago by suspected militants.
In a statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Segun Ajiboye on Friday, the governor stated;
“We are happy to note the release of the six kidnapped students of Igbonla Model School, Epe, Lagos State as a result of the determined and conscientious efforts of the Acting President, the governments of Lagos, Ondo, Ogun, Delta states and the security agencies, including the Police, SSS and the Military.
In the last few days, the deputy governors of Ondo and Delta states have worked tirelessly to ensure that the students are released.
“The students will be handed over to the deputy governor of Lagos State for further actions. We thank Nigerians for their prayers, and charged security agencies to remain committed to their sacred duty of ensuring the safety of the citizens.”