A group, Forum of Igala Journalists (FORIJA), has described as reckless and immature the statement credited the Senator representing Kogi East Senatorial District, Isah Jibrin Echocho that the murder of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Woman leader, Mrs. Salome Acheju Abuh, through arson was as an aftermath of a reprisal attack.
In a statement, the group said as a lawmaker, it was regrettable that Senator Echocho public statement is an endorsement of man’s inhumanity to man.
“This is the least expected of a lawmaker in the upper chamber, no matter the political inclination. This is an issue that concerns human life more so that this act was perpetuated within the district he represents.”
The Senator had during a plenary on the floor of the Senate said the burning of Mrs Abuh…