Tracereporters.com —Northern Nigeria Youths Frontiers has urged Zamfara State House of Assembly organize a public hearing to investigate it’s immediate past administration of Governor Abdul’aziz Yari Abubakar in the state.
This was contained in a statement issued after its two days meeting held in kaduna and jointly signed by Dr. Abubakar Salisu Taruni (Chairman) and Hon. Sirajo Habib Tsafe secretary.
The statement commended the State House of Assembly for repelling the controversial pension bill of political office holders.
According to the statement, “We commend the stand of Zamfara state house of assembly of taking bull by the horn on repelling the controversial pension bill of political office holders, however, we urged them to organize a public hearing to investigate atrocities include looting of state treasury allegedly committed by immediate past administration of Abdul’aziz Yari in the state.
“Northern Nigerian Youths Frontiers after its annual meeting on 26th-27th November, 2019 in Kaduna where it deliberated on developmental issues in the country and insecurity issues challenging some parts of the region, particularly with recent over heating political tension cum security threats in Zamfara state between Governor Bello Mutawalle and former governor Abdul’aziz Yari the following decisions taken:
“The association unequivocally commended His Excellency, Dr Bello
Mohammed Matawallen Maradun, executive governor of Zamfara state over his genuine commitment and determination of bringing and implementing peace dialogue with suspected bandits and collaborative efforts in handling insecurity issue which is currently yielding positive results
as banditry has seized in the state and drastically reduced other criminal activities and terror in the neighboring Sokoto, Katsina and Kaduna States.
“The Northern Youths are solidly behind him over his efforts of redeeming the state from terror into new leaf of peace, unity and political cohesion among all the segment of life in the state. We urged him to extend the frontiers of peace and brotherliness to all other states bordering Zamfara towards ensuring the sustainable peace, security and freedom of movement.
“The Youths condemn in strong terms the attitudes of former Zamfara state governor, Alhaji Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar and his supporters for their continued confrontational acts and sabotaging the
ongoing peace efforts and reconciliation initiative of the Zamfara state government with bandits.
“While commending the stand of Zamfara state house of assembly of taking bull by the horn on repelling the controversial pension bill of political office holders, however, we urged them to organize a public hearing to investigate atrocities include looting of state treasury allegedly committed by immediate past administration of Abdul’aziz Yari in the state.
“The Association urged President Buhari to call Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar to order as means of ensuring that the current security being enjoyed in Zamfara state is not breached. Yari’s zenith of ingratitude after destroying almost all the sectors of development on his eight years due to poor governance yet he still trying to become a stumbling blocks of peace in the region.
“While calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to award a befitting national honour particularly to the Zamfara state governor and those who sacrificed their lives and energy in order to bring peace in the state; we are begging Mr President to put stop to some attitudes of former governor Abdul’aziz Yari and his acolytes over their alleged plans to disrupt peace and political cohesion enjoined in the state by creating political instability that will bring back enmity and hatred among political class of the state in the name of opposition. Such acts will only returns the young state and region into another chaos, fear and unleash terror among the people.
“The Association called on the federal government to urgently take proactive measures on the ongoing reconstruction work on Kaduna, Zaria, Kano expressway to reduce high rate of fatal accidents and
unnecessary holdups being faced by motorists and passengers plying the
“The association also called on Nigerians to continue to pray and support the federal and the state governments to ensure development in the country.
Others represented include: Northern Nigerian Frontiers, NOYFE, Assembly of Nigerian Youths, ANIYO, Youths Initiative Group of Nigeria, YIGO, Arewa Progressive Forum, APFO..