Yuguda hopeful of end to security challenge in north east




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GOMBE – Gov. Isa Yuguda of Bauchi State has expressed the hope that the bedeviling eastern part of the country would end soon.

Yuguda expressed this hope when he spoke newsmen in Gombe on Saturday.

He said although the problem had lingered for long, had not defied solutions as the issue would be resolved at the appropriate time.

“Everything has its own time; efforts are being made by both the states and Federal to address the security in the country.

“I assure you that it is just a matter of time; there is time to start something and there is time to end it when it comes to issues that have to do with security challenge.

“Nigeria is not the only nation that has security challenge.

“But we pray that very soon we see an end to some of these security challenges that we are confronted with particularly the ones in our zone here, the north east”, he said.

The governor had condoled with the government and people of Gombe State the death of the Emir, Alhaji Shehu Abubakar.

He advised the emir, Alhaji Abubakar Shehu-Abubakar to emulate his late father’s leadership qualities. (NAN)