MUHAMMAD Adamu, the Inspector General of Police says he has deployed additional investigations aids and forensic support to Edo State Police Command to complement and expedite actions in the ongoing investigations into the rape and murder of Uwaila Omozuwa, an undergraduate student at the University of Benin.
Twenty-two year-old 22-year-old Omozuwa died at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Edo State, after she was beaten and raped inside her local church on Saturday, May 30.
The IGP in a statement on Monday said it was ready to unravel the circumstances surrounding her death.
” The IGP, while condemning the attack, commiserates with the family, friends and colleagues of the deceased,” the statement read.
He called for calm and assures that the Force will surely bring the perpetrators of the callous act to book in the shortest possible time.