Torit, 30th August 2017. Imotong State Minister of Information says the security situation in Torit town is calm amidst public fear of night threats.
Jacob Atari Albano says the security situation has improved compared to previous days because few cases of killings are reported.
He says there is free movement of citizens in the area.
Minister Atari admits that hunger is a contributing factor to some criminal activities such as shops robberies which he says sometimes lead to accidental killings.
He affirms that most criminal activities are happening outside the state.
Atari says the state government is working hard to control criminal acts.
Atari says combating the security situation in the state is everybody’s responsibility.
He calls on citizens to report criminal cases to the concerned authorities for the law to take its cost.
Minister Atari says the ongoing insecurity situation in the state will one time come to an end.
He advises citizens not to take laws into their hands.
The minister made the remark during an interview to Radio Emmanuel.