Northern Governors’ Forum Chairman, Inuwa Yahaya Visits Defence Ministers To Forge Federal-States Synergy On Security

The Chairman of the Northern States Governors’ Forum and Governor of Gombe State, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya CON, was earlier today at the Ministry of Defence headquarters in Abuja where he met with both the Minister of Defence, Alhaji Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar, and the Minister of State for Defence, Mohammed Bello Matawalle.

In a statement on Monday, 22nd January 2023 DG (Press Affairs) Gombe Government House, Ismaila Uba Misilli, said that the trio, who met behind closed doors, discussed matters of national importance, especially on strengthening synergy between the federal and state governments to reinforce security measures, particularly in the Northern region and across Nigeria.

Governor Inuwa Yahaya, recognized for his unrelenting effort towards maintaining peace and tranquillity in Gombe State, has always emphasised the need for a unified approach and leveraging federal and state resources to enhance security infrastructure and operations.