Dr. Barth Shepkong, the National President of the Plateau State Association, USA, Inc. (PSA-USA), has issued a statement condemning the ongoing violence and tragic loss of lives in Barkin Ladi and Bokkos local government areas of Plateau State.
Expressing deep concern, Dr. Shepkong highlighted the disheartening and alarming frequency of recent attacks on innocent citizens in various communities. In the official statement, PSA-USA extended heartfelt condolences and prayers to the families of the deceased and those who were injured, emphasizing solidarity during this challenging time.
The association finds the unprovoked nature of these attacks particularly troubling and reiterates that violence cannot be a solution to the challenges faced by Plateau State. Dr. Shepkong underscored PSA-USA’s unwavering commitment to promoting peace and security in the region.
Calling for collective action, the statement urged all citizens to embrace peaceful coexistence and encouraged the resolution of conflicts through dialogue and understanding. PSA-USA emphasized the importance of abiding by the law and called upon security agencies to conduct thorough investigations to apprehend the perpetrators of these heinous acts.
In a show of solidarity with the people of Plateau State, PSA-USA affirmed its commitment to fostering an environment of peace, justice, and security. The association concluded by expressing confidence that, together, they can work towards a harmonious and prosperous future for all residents of Plateau State.