From Rashidat AbdulRahman, Minna
Governor of Niger State, Umar Bago, has re-affirmed his administration’s commitment to more collaborative efforts with security agencies to effectively tackle security challenges across the state.
The Governor stated this when he received in audience the Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi, at the Niger State Lodge, Abuja.
He said he is determined to reach out to all security outfits to ensure security of lives and property, as well as peace are maintained in the state.
The Commandant General, NSCDC, Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi, said he was at the State Government’s Lodge to appreciate the efforts of Governor Bago in supporting the Command and re-stated the Command’s continued zeal in working in synergy with other security agencies in the fight against banditry, kidnapping, cattle rustling and other crimes.
He said the Command will do its best in carrying out operations towards curtailing security threats in the state.
Dr. Audi used the forum to sympathize with the Governor over the recent tragic incident which claimed lives and property of some security operatives in the state.