Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Prof. Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu has strongly condemned the terrorist attack at the UN headquarters in Abuja which killed a number of people and injured scored of others.
Prof Ihsanoglu, who described the attack as criminal act which cannot be justified as it runs contrary to the noble Islamic values, reaffirmed the principle position of the OIC against all forms and manifestations of terrorism. He called on the authorities to identify the perpetrators and bring them to justice.
The Secretary General then conveyed his sincere condolences to the families of the deceased as well as to the Government and people of Nigeria over the tragic incident. He also prayed for the quick recovery of those injured.