Military Barracks must be erected in Southern Kaduna – El-Rufai
The Executive governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has stated irrespective of what some people are trying to do to prevent the establishment of a military barracks in Southern Kaduna, the state government will do everything possible to ensure that military barracks must be erected in Southern Kaduna.
This remark was made by the governor when he received some delegate from Kaura Local Government Area of the state paid him a visit on Wednesday.
While speaking to the delegates, the governor emphasized that the establishment of a military barrack in the Southern Kaduna part of the state.
According to the governor, “No matter what some mischievous people are doing, they will not succeed by the special grace of God.
“We have had talks with the chief of army staff. There must be a military barracks project in southern Kaduna.
“We won’t change our decision, a decision that’ll ensure the protection of life and property, there is no going back in our resolve to enforce the law in the state.
“A single life is very important to us all because we are all created by God.
“Manipulating religion and ethnicity with dangerous narratives will not benefit our people. It has not worked anywhere; instead, it is dangerous and destructive.
“What we need is nothing but the truth. And we will continue to work for peace and solutions to the unfortunate security challenges.”
Recall that El-Rufai’s remark is coming at a time several lives have been lost to marauding herdsmen across the country with Southern Kaduna being the current flash point.