Governor Dickson Dickson Ishaku has inaugurated a Judicial Commision of Inquiry to look into the recent communal crises that engulfed Bissaula community in Kurmi Local Government Area of the state.
The Commission which is Chaired by Rtd. Chief Magistrate Barr. Shehu Vocks with eight others as members, were expected to look into the remote and immediate causes of the upheaval.
The Governor, while addressing the commission disclosed that it was saddled with the responsibility of making findings and coming up with workable recommendations and possible solutions which will be looked into by the state government and possibly be implemented so as to bring a lasting peace in the community.
He said this proactive measures by his administration was designed to tackle the unwanted violence being perpetrated by certain groups of persons who are only leave behind pains, scars of wars and regrets.
The Governor said it is unfutunate that brothers and sisters who have lived for years together will one day take up arms to harm one another, adding that no one can decide which or what family or tribe he
or she should be born into and therefore must see each other as brothers and sister.
He however, warned that the state Government will not watch any body cause disaffection in the state neither will it not condole any act of irresponsibility and that anyone found guilty of any of these acts
will face the full wrath of the law.
The Governor urged the panel to do a thorough job and adviced them not to spare anyone involved in any acts leading to the breakdown of law and order in that part of the state.
The Chairman who spoke on-behalf of the Committee thanked the Governor for the rare privilege given to them to serve in the committee.
Members of the Commision are -:
Barr. Shehu B. Vocks – Chairman
Barr. Elijah Nyaro – Secretary
Police Representative – ACP Peter Wathaba
Representatives of DSS – Mr Nwaujor Kingsley Leo
NSCDC – DY Garpiya Nuvalga
Hon. Kefas Ali – Reps Daka
Mr. Jonathan John – Reps ICHEN
Hon. John Danl adi Amamz a l a – Chairman Kurmi LG
HRH Ibrahim Ishaya Etsu – Affah of Tigun.