END SARS PROTESTS: GANDUJE CONSULTS CRITICAL STAKEHOLDERS
...Inaugurates C’ttee on peace
Determined to ensure that relative peace being enjoyed is maintained, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has inaugurated a 17-member Peace Committee.
The inauguration was coming in the wake of EndSARS protests that spread across the country.
Addressing members of the committee at the Africa House, Government House, Kano, Governor Ganduje charged the committee to convene Ethnic Community meetings with a view to assuming collective responsibility for measures that promote peaceful co-existence.
He also tasked the committee to work on appropriate peace-building mechanisms for the sustanability of various peace efforts by the government and security agencies.
Ganduje, who described the incident as most unfortunate, urged the committee members to educate youth in their midst on the impotance of peace and been law abiding
The governor said that his administration has instituted various measures to safeguard life and property of people in the state.
The committe, which will be co-chaired by Igwe Boniface Ibekwe and Rev. Adeyemi Samuel, has representation from the Christian Association of Nigeria, representatives of various christian denominations, christian youth groups, representatives of ethnic nationalities and that of traders.
Similar meeting was held with Imams , the Ulamas and members of the business community.