He was speaking today during the presentation of the report of the committee chaired by the Deputy Governor of Cross-River State Efiok Cobham at the State House Abuja
The vice president remarked that government was aware of the schedule of completion of the committees’ task which is sometimes within the year and that government was looking at the re-inauguration of the implementation committee. He further stressed that government would look at the report favourably.
Arc Namadi Sambo thanked the committee for working diligently and in-depth to look at the problems of the Bakassi people
Speaking earlier, the chairman of the committee, Efiok Cobham, while presenting the report, stated that the committee worked within its mandate and examined issues that bordered on legal, technical and socio-economic factors. He expressed his appreciation of the selection of members that served in the committee and thanked government for the opportunity given to them to contribute their quota to national development.
Present at the occasion were the Minister of Interior Abba Moro, Director- General National Boundary Commission Senator Florence Giwa and the Executive Secretary Border Communities Commission Engr. Numoipre Mills.