Stakeholders commends military for peace in Kaduna State

Stakeholders from Zagon Kataf Local Government Area of State commended the Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) for promoting peaceful coexistence in Southern .Maj. Ibrahim Shittu, the Media Officer of the operation, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday in Jos, saying the stakeholders made the commendation when they visited troops in Gon Gora community of the area.Shittu said that the visit followed the recent protest by some women demanding the withdrawal of the military from the community.“Following the protest staged by women and misguided of Gon Gora in Zangon Kataf local government area on March 23

, the leadership of the community visited our troops in the area to tender their unreserved apologies misconduct.“The delegation included the community leaders, religious leaders, local government officials, traditional rulers, and women leaders, retired permanent secretaries, and other eminent citizens of the locality.“Leading the delegation, chairman of the council,

Dr.Eliaz Manza, during the reconciliation visit, dissociated and the whole community from the activities of the protesters, noting that troops presence was for their safety and security of lives and prosperity.“He said that OPSH is doing much towards bringing the lasting peace in Southern in general and Zangon Kataf in particular.“He assured that such violent act would never reoccur again, therefore pleaded that OPSH should remain in their locality,”  Shittu said. The media officer said the chairman further assured the operation of their and cooperation towards achieving peace in the area.(NAN)