The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has called for investigation into the murder of one Godwin Thomas who was reportedly shot dead on Thursday, November 7 during a marriage ceremony at Ndiya Ikot Ukab in Nsit Ubium Local Government Area allegedly by a Police Officer who is yet to be identified.
At a Plenary, the member representing Etinan State Constituency, Aniefiok Dennis, while notifying the House of the sad incident described the deceased as a struggling young man, with a wife, three-year-old daughter, mother and father to cater for and urged the House to help uncover his assailant. `
The Speaker of the House of Assembly, Aniekan Bassey, condemned the killing and said the House will employ all legal means to bring the perpetrator of the crime before the law.
He, therefore, directed the House Committee on Security to interface with the State Police Command and other relevant security agencies to investigate the matter and ensure the culprit is arrested and prosecuted appropriately.