Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has revealed what he told Mr. Sylvester Oromoni, the father of the late student of Dowen College Lekki, Lagos, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr during a phone call on Friday.
The governor made the revelation on his social media platforms, adding that during the call, he expressed his agreement with the Lagos government to launch an investigation into the child’s death.
He said: “Last night, I spoke to Mr. Sylvester Oromoni, the father of late Sylvester Oromoni Jr., the Dowen College student who unfortunately died under very controversial and unclear circumstances.
“During the call, I expressed my agreement with the decision of the Lagos State government to launch an investigation into the death of Sylvester, a native of Warri South LGA in Delta State.”
Governor Okowa also condoled with the family, as he pledged to ensure justice over the case.
“As we continue to watch this case closely, we extend our prayers and support to the Oromoni family. As they mourn the loss of their young son, I pray that Almighty God gives them the strength that they need at this difficult time,” Okowa said.