Northern Governors’ Forum Chairman Expresses Grief Over Tudun Biri Tragedy

Urges Thorough Investigation, Justice

…Emphasizes Professionalism in Security Operations

The Chairman of Northern States Governors’ Forum and Governor of Gombe State, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, CON has expressed deep sorrow and heartfelt condolences to the families of the Maulud celebrants who were tragically affected in the unfortunate accidental bombing by the Nigerian army in Tudun Biri Community of Kaduna State.

A statement on Tuesday, 5th December 2023 signed by the Director-General (Press Affairs) Gombe Government House, Ismaila Uba Misilli, said that Governor Inuwa Yahaya extended his condolences to the government and people of Kaduna State during this profoundly distressing time, describing the loss of innocent lives as a heartbreaking tragedy.

The Governor emphasized that while the fight against banditry and terrorism remains crucial, it must be executed with the highest level of professionalism and care to prevent such heart-wrenching accidents.

He strongly called for a comprehensive investigation into the unfortunate incident.

” It is imperative for the authorities to take prompt and necessary measures to not only address the immediate concerns of the victims and the affected community but also to prevent any future occurrences”.

In these trying times, Governor Inuwa Yahaya assures the affected families and the community of Tudun Biri as well as the people of Kaduna State of the support and commitment of the Northern Governors to ensuring justice, healing, and security in the region.