Northern Govs Condemn Xmas Day Attacks, Urges Security Agencies Not To Despair



The Northern States Governors’ Forum (NSGF) has for the umpteenth time condemned the spate of terrorist attacks rocking the nation just as it urged security agencies working to restore normalcy in the region not to despair.

Chairman of the forum and Governor of Niger State, Dr Mu’azu today reacted to the latest terrorist attack  which reportedly occurred at the  Evangelical Church of West Africa (ECWA) in Piri , Potiskum Local Government of Yobe State on Christmas day.

“The forum is deeply pained the fact perpetrators chose a holy day (Christmas) to carry such a dastardly act which left scores of worshippers dead and many others injured,” said a statement signed Governor Aliyu’s Chief Press Secretary, Danladi Ndayebo.

The statement urged the security agencies not to be discouraged the of terrorists, emphasizing nation would forever remain grateful to the military and other security agencies for the successes recorded so far in the war against terror.

The forum reiterated its commitment to continue to work closely with the government in finding a lasting solution to the security challenges confronting the nation.

 

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