The Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Hon. Emmanuel Umar has appealed to residents of Erena in Shiroro local government Area of the State to remain calm, as government is deploying resources at its disposal to ensure the protection of their lives and property.
Hon. Emmanuel Umar made the appeal when he visited the community to sympathise with them against the backdrop of the recent bandits’ attack in the community.
The Commissioner maintained that no responsible government will fold its arms and allow law abiding and innocent citizens to be mauled down.
Umar acknowledged the enormity of the security challenges facing the state, but assured the people that the state is in active collaboration with President Muhammadu Buhari and the security agencies remain undaunted in its war against the lower societal elements making life miserable for the people.
The honorable Commissioner commiserated with the families of those who lost their lives in the attack, and prayed for speedy recovery for the injured victims.
He solicited the cooperation of the people for their useful information to the security agencies, assuring them that their identity will be kept confidential.
S.A Media to the Honorable Commissioner For Youth and Sports Development, Niger State