The Executive Governor of Taraba state, Dr. Agbu Kefas has inaugurated the taskforce committee on illegal mining activities in the state.
The Governor who was represented by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Chief G. T Kataps inaugurated the Task force Committee at the exco chambers of government house, Jalingo.
The Committee has Brigadier General Jeremiah Aliyu Faransa (Rtd) as Chairman and Major Ishaq Soje Mafindi (Rtd) as Vice Chairman.
The Committee members include; LCPL Akpana Godwin, PVT Ofoli Omini, and PVT Ofoli Eket from the Army as members.
ASP Adamu Danya, Abdul Direba, and Habu Ciroma from the Nigerian Police and Supt Haruna Yahaya, ASCI Bello Danjuma Yusuf, and ASCII from the NSCDC.
Others include; DS Useni, AA, Girgir, and HN Vanaruwa from the DSS.