Ahead of the inauguration of the Bauchi state Governor-elect slated for 29th May 2019, a political group in the state known as ‘ Bauchi Assembly of Youths Political Actors (BAYOPA) has charged security agencies in the state to ensure that the event is peaceful and violence free.
Addressing Journalists on Monday, spokesperson of the group Comrade Jibrin Sa’id Jibrin flanked by the chief convener Barrister Shipi Rabo said as agencies of government saddled with the responsibility of protecting lives and properties, the security operatives should remain alert to ensure that peace and tranquility prevail through out the transition period.
“To achieve this, we call on security personnel to be exceptionally vigilant, professional and focused. It is only by so doing that members of the public can have confidence in them and their efforts in the provision of security. This being the case, we make bold to say that people of Bauchi State deserve the best of security attention from all the security agencies”, he said.
According to Jibrin, the group was formed to contribute their quota to the peaceful, developmental and general progress of the state.
He apoealed to Islamic clerics and preachers to offer special prayers through out the season of Ramadan fasting for the peace, stability and development of the state and country.
” We call on fellow citizens to continue to be supportive, active and positive as regards our collective will to drive the journey towards the Bauchi State of our dream. With the recent facts attained particularly in our political life where we demonstrated courage, faith, determination and commitment to succeed, we can be right to say that nothing can stop an idea whose time has come is at play in Bauchi State”, said Jibrin.