Condemnation of Vandalism
An official from the Federal Ministry of Works, Martins Oluwaseyi, expressed strong condemnation of the act of vandalism targeting a public infrastructure, specifically a bridge. Oluwaseyi voiced concern over why individuals would engage in tampering with such critical infrastructure that serves the public.
Bridge’s Safety Assured
Despite the act of vandalism, the official assured motorists using the route that the bridge remains structurally sound and safe for travel. Oluwaseyi emphasized that the incident did not affect the bridge’s structural integrity in any way, providing reassurance to the public regarding its safety.
Measures Taken and Ongoing Investigations
To prevent a recurrence of such incidents, the official stated that appropriate measures have been implemented. Additionally, investigations into the act of vandalism are already underway, aiming to identify the culprits responsible for the damage.