Following the tragic death of Rev Fr Paul Offu who was shot dead on the
1st of August, 2019 by some hoodlums suspected to be notorious fulani
herdsmen and the abduction of RCCG pastors. The IGP
Mohammed Adamu who condemned the killing of Rev. Fr Paul Offu a priest
of the Catholic diocesan of Enugu has order for massive manhunt for the
killers of Fr Paul Offu.According
to the FPRO Frank Mba ”Consequently, crack detectives from the
IGP-Intelligence Response Unit (IRT), the Forensic and Homicide sections
of the Force Criminal Investigation Department (FCID) have been
deployed to Enugu State to complement the Command in their
investigations into the unfortunate incident. In addition, the AIG in
charge of Zone 9 Headquarters has been directed to mobilize more units
of Police Mobile Force (PMF) personnel to black spots in Enugu
The IGP also ordered for intensive Rescue operation to rescue the abducted RCCG pastorsMba, in a statement said, “intensified operations have commenced for the rescue of RCCG Pastors who were abducted along J3 Area of Ogbere on their way to Lagos from the Eastern part of the Country. Tactical and Operational assets of the Force have been deployed with the Commissioner of Police, Ogun State Command taking the lead-role in the search and rescue operations”.
The IGP, while condemning the killing of the Catholic priest and the abduction of the clergymen, calls for calm and assures that the perpetrators will not go unpunished. He therefore enjoins the public to avail the Police with credible information that will assist in apprehending the criminals.