Gov Sule denies involvement in setting up Fulani Vigilante Group in Nasarawa.
…..Nasarawa Assembly Speaker led members to congratulate Gov. Sule over Supreme Court victory.
Governor Abdullahi A. Sule of Nasarawa State has denied the state government involvement in the formation of Fulani Vigilante Group recently constituted in the State.
The Governor who a clarification that if it was from the government, a bill to that effect would have been sent to the State Assembly for onward consideration.
Governor Sule, who dropped the hint while playing host to members of the 7th Nasarawa State House of Assembly led by the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Danladi Jatau, who came to government house to congratulate him over Supreme Court victory.
He said his administration would not seized from promoting peace in the State, assuring that the security agencies are already investigating the issue of the Fulani Vigilante Group .
“We refused to be part of it because it was purely issues of the security agencies ” He said.Former Nasarawa Speaker, Balarabe says Governor Sule will finish his tenure, handover to another APC successor
The Governor said that the state government did not recognized Fulani Vigilante just like any other vigilante groups in the state.
” As far as we are concerned, the Fulani Vigilante just like all other groups that wanted to have group this and group that.
” We have not recognized any one. As far as we are concerned, there is only one vigilante group recognized by the Federal Government which we also recognized in the state.
” We have recognized the community policing,” he said.
The Governor further said ” If anybody should know that the government has recognized any vigilante group, you should know more because that bill should have come to you as lawmakers and you should be the one to pass the bill before we can do that”
According to him, I am number one peace promoter and I will never encourage insecurity in the state.
He appreciated the Speaker for being up and doing in uniting members of the House as well as preaching unity and peace among communities across the state.
” Rt. Hon Danladi Jatau is a peace maker. I am happy that Jatau is not only uniting members of the House but has gone far to communities preaching unity, peace and drumming support for the government. Beautiful images of APC Nat’l Chair, Ganduje commissioning VIP lodge, 1.7km roads in Akwanga, Nasarawa State
” I sincerely appreciate your efforts, ” the Governor said.
Sule also thanked Honourable members for giving his government all the necessary and needed support to succeed.
He also urged members to monitors closely especially at their oversight functions the activities of NG-CARES and other projects in the State to ensure that the right things are done.
Earlier, the Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Danladi Jatau said that they were in the Government House to congratulate Gov. Sule on his Supreme Court victory.
” Your Excellency, we are here as a House to congratulate you on your Supreme Court Victory.
” The Supreme Court victory is an affirmation of your victory of March 18th, 2023 general elections.
” As leadership comes from God and the people of the state must accept the Supreme Court verdict in good faith, ” he said.
The Speaker assured of the House readiness under his leadership to effectively synergize with the Governor for the overall development of the State.Nasarawa Assembly Speaker told newly wedded couples not to allow third party interference
” Your Excellency, we want to assure you of our continuous readiness to give you maximum cooperation and support to succeed.
” The State Assembly is fully with you, we will work together with you and you should always count on us” he said.
The Speaker assured of his continued determination to unite members of the House and preach the message of unity and peace to various communities in the State.