A map of Kogi State in Nigeria’s north-central.
The Kogi State authorities has requested conventional rulers to assist efforts in tackling insecurity within the state.
The commissioner in control of the Ministry for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Salami Ozigi made the enchantment at a gathering of the Council of Chiefs which was held in Lokoja the state capital.
He counseled the normal rulers within the state for the roles they’ve been taking part in in guaranteeing that there’s most safety of lives and properties of their area.
The commissioner stated that the federal government alone can’t present ample safety with no synergy from the related stakeholders like the normal rulers which is why they’re right here for deliberation.
He famous that the crime charge within the nation at current is alarming assuring them that via a concerted effort of the state authorities and the dedication of the normal rulers’ prison factor within the state shall be defeated.
The Ohinoyi of Ebiraland, Alhaji Ado Ibrahim, who now occupies the place because the appearing president of Kogi state council of chiefs in his acceptance speech promised that the normal rulers will work in synergy with safety businesses to wipe out crime within the state.
The conventional rulers unanimously handed a vote of confidence on Governor Yahaya Bello, thereby calling on everybody to assist his administration.