Minister of Info, Lai Mohammed has given motive the federal authorities is not going to destroy forests the place bandits use as hideouts to hold out kidnappings within the nation.
Mohammed, talking with Channels Television on tips on how to get rid of bandits, stated the ecosystem will likely be affected if the federal government destroys the forests.
He famous that the higher resolution to eliminating bandits from the forest was to have higher session between sub nationwide authorities, the federal authorities and safety companies.
The minister stated: “We can not destroy the forest due to local weather change. The higher strategy is to not destroy the forest as a result of it might have an effect on the eco-system however what we want is healthier session with sub nationwide authorities and safety companies on tips on how to safe the forest to make them secure for everyone.
“These forest are used as hideouts however I feel with know-how at the moment and when all our platforms are delivered, it’s going to now not be enterprise as standard because the forest is not going to save these criminals and bandits however once more we want collaborative effort of everybody.”
The minister assured Nigerians that safety is prime precedence within the Buhari-led administration.
FG can not destroy bandits’ hideouts in forests – Lai Mohammed