Governors of the 19 Northern States and their conventional rulers have commenced a two-day assembly in Kaduna State to handle problems with insecurity ravaging the area.
NAN studies that the assembly which was opened on Thursday can also be being attended by the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawal, Chief of Workers to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari and the Data Minister, Lai Mohammed.
Others are the Nationwide Safety Adviser, Maj.-Gen. Mohammed Monguno, the Inspector-Common of Police, Mohammed Ibrahim and the Director-Common, State Safety Service, Yusuf Bichi.
The contributors are anticipated to debate present safety challenges bedevilling the Northern area and in addition to points round youth unemployment.
Governors on the assembly embrace these of Plateau, Adamawa, Sokoto, Nasarawa, Jigawa and Katsina.
Niger, Zamfara, Yobe, Benue, Kogi, Kabbi had been represented by their Deputy Governors of the states, amongst others.
At their final assembly on Nov. 2, 2020, the Northern Governors had arrange two committees to push for statutory roles for conventional rulers and one other on youth and civil societies.
The committee on roles of conventional rulers is chaired by the Emir of Lafia, Justice Sidi Bage, with two representatives from the Nationwide Meeting, one from every of the three zones, and a minister as members.
The Committee on Youth and Civil Societies has the
Emir of Zazzau, Amb. Ahmad Bamalli as Chairman, with one consultant of elders, youth, ladies, individuals with incapacity as members from every of the three zones.
The November assembly had additionally backed efforts to manage the unfold of faux information by way of social media.