Wednesday, 17 December 2014
President Jonathan Condemns Terrorists Attack On Peshawar
President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday condemned the terrorists attacks on Peshawar which resulted in the loss of over 140 lives in Pakistan.
In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, the President also extended condolences to the Government and People of Pakistan on yesterday’s terrorist attack on Peshawar.
He assured Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the people of Pakistan that Nigeria stands in full solidarity with them as they mourn the victims of the heinous attack.
It reads: "The President wholly condemns the brutal, savage, senseless and totally unjustifiable killing of innocent students and staff during the attack."
"He believes that the atrocity in Peshawar and recurring terrorist crimes across the world strongly reinforce the need for urgent action towards the formation of more effective regional, continental and global alliances against insurgency and violent extremism.
The President prayed that God Almighty will comfort all the bereaved families of Peshawar and grant the injured speedy recovery.