9 March 2012
Boko Haram - Northern Governors Vow to Fight Criminality
Governors of the 19 northern states Thursday in
, declared that they would no longer condone criminals and criminality in their various states. Kaduna
The decision came after several hours of deliberations at their meeting where the security challenges, occasion by the activities of the Boko Haram sect was discussed extensively.
Accordingly, a 5-man committee made up of the governors of Borno, Yobe, Zamfara, Adamawa and Plateau states was constituted to monitor the implementation of the Federal Government White Paper on security challenges in the North-east zone.