Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has mentioned that his administration would do all the pieces below the regulation to make sure that peace returns to warring communities of Konshisha and Oju Native Authorities Areas.
Governor Ortom gave the reassurance on Wednesday whereas briefing journalists after an expanded Safety Council assembly with stakeholders from the 2 native authorities areas.
The Governor who reiterated the necessity for Benue individuals to help safety brokers deployed to finish disaster of their areas admonished the individuals towards assaults on safety brokers, saying such acts would make the scenario extraordinarily troublesome to comprise.
He defined that as a part of measures to nip the land dispute between Konshisha and Oju within the bud, it was agreed that the boundary be demarcated and a day was mounted for the train.
In line with the Governor, a number of days to the agreed date, disaster erupted once more and safety brokers had been deployed to regulate its escalation when the troops despatched to Konshisha got here below assault with two navy personnel nonetheless lacking.
The Governor condemned the follow of some communities participating militia to combat their neighbours, stressing that such retailers of violence could be made to face the results of their actions.
He charged stakeholders from the 2 native authorities areas to evangelise peace to their individuals and keep away from the temptation of taking the legal guidelines into their fingers.
Insecurity: Ortom vows to revive peace in warring Oju, Konshisha communities