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Governor Agbu Kefas extended his heartfelt gratitude to the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Christopher Musa, for the invaluable military support rendered in Taraba State. During the open remarks, the Governor also congratulated General Musa on his recent appointment as the Chief of Defence Staff, expressing full confidence in his leadership abilities within the defense institution.

Governor Agbu Kefas introduced the distinguished members of his entourage, including Senators Shuabu Isah Lau, Haruna Manu, and Jimkuta, as well as members of the House of Representatives, Hon. Lauya, Hon. Mark Useni, and Hon. Jarafu Ciroma. He also highlighted the presence of the Speaker of the Taraba State House of Assembly, Rt. Kizito Bonezena, and his honorable commissioners. In a powerful gesture of unity, the Governor emphasized, “I came with this high-powered delegation, regardless of party affiliation, to demonstrate that we are united in Taraba, transitioning from politics to governance.”

The Governor commended General Musa for the military’s critical support in curbing illegal mining activities in the state and, in the same breath, appealed for further reinforcement to enhance security measures.

In response, General Musa congratulated Governor Kefas on his electoral victory and referred to the occasion as the “homecoming of one of our own,” expressing pride in the Governor’s achievements. General Musa commended Governor Kefas’s inclusive leadership style, stating, “I’m pleased with the way you are embracing everyone. This is a time for governance, not politics.”

He pledged unwavering support to both the Governor and Taraba State, aiming to secure the state and unlock its vast potential. The CDS described Taraba as a state rich in resources and expressed confidence that with Governor Agbu Kefas at the helm, the state is in capable hands.