Sule Goes Tough, Charges Udege Chiefdom To Fish Criminals Out Of Community
Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has charged the people of Udege Chiefdom to fish out criminals elements amongst them for the sake of peace in the area.
Governor Sule gave this charge on Sunday in a press statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor Mallam Ibrahim Addra, and available to newsmen in Lafia the State capital.
Sule gave the charged when he paid a fact finding visit to the palace of the Osu Ajiri, Halilu Bala Usman the traditional ruler of Udege Chiefdom of Nasarawa State.
According to Sule,“We believe there are criminal elements amongst the people of this area and we must fish them out”
He add that the visit follows the killing of Mr. Amos Ewa Obere, the monarch of Odu in Nasarawa Local Government Area.
Governor Sule, who restates that security of lives of the citizens is a priority of his administration insists that
criminals must not be allowed to truncate the peace and economic activities in the communities.
Sule, who expresses worry at the resurgence of insecurity in the area that was peaceful only months ago; admonished youths in the area to shun crime.
The Osu Ajiri on his part commended Governor Abdullahi Sule for beefing up security in the area as well as the on going construction of mararaba Udege – Udege Mbeki road.
He however wants the speedy appointment of more district heads in the area for ease of administration and improved security.
Governor Sule accompanied by former governor and Senator representing the area Abdullahi Adamu and other government officials later paid a condolence visit to the palace of the late traditional ruler of Odu.