The Executive Governor of Yobe state, Hon. Mai Mala Buni CON, had an audience with the Minister of State for Defence, Alh. Bello Matawale, in his office in Abuja.
In a statement by his media aide Mamman Mohammed, Gov. Buni said he visited the Minister to discuss areas of cooperation to strengthen security in the state.
He said security has greatly improved across the state but, will exploit all available opportunities to be proactive in handling security situation in the state.
“There is tremendous and stable security in Yobe state now however, we will not relax and be taken by any surprise.
“We will keep closely in touch with all security agencies to strategize on areas of improvement to enhance peace and security in Yobe state.
“I am happy and satisfied with the assurance given by the Honourable Minister to improve security to lives and property across the state” Gov. Buni said.
He further assured the commitment of his administration to support security agencies working in the state.
“I also call on the people to support the security agencies with timely and useful information on suspicious persons and movements in their domains” the Governor added.
Responding, the Minister assured that the Federal government would explore and exploit all opportunities to secure the lives and property of Nigerians.
He commended Governor Buni for his commitment to being proactive in ensuring the security of lives and property in the state.