Yobe state Governor Mai Mala Buni has commiserated with the families of the victims of the recent Gujba attack.
This was contained in a statement issued Friday by his director of press and media affairs, Mamman Mohammed.
According to the statement, Buni described the victims as “heroes” who laid their lives in defence of the country.
“The government and people of Yobe state commiserate with the families of the brave security men who lost their lives in the attack. The sacrifice by these brave heroes shall never be in vain.
“The government will not be deterred by such attacks from executing programmes and policies in the interest of the people of the state,” he was quoted to have said in the statement.
It indicated that the governor gave the assurance that his administration was committed to always working together with security agencies to safeguard the lives and property of the people.