Illegal Mining: Gov. Agbu Kefas Receives Report; Gives New Mandate to the Committee by admin | Aug 3, 2023 | Latest News The Executive Governor, Dr. Agbu Kefas received the report of the special task force on illegal mining activities within the state led by its Chairman, Brig. Gen. Jeremiah Faransa (rtd). The Governor commended the committee for being transparent in their report, and showed delightness with the outcome of their investigations. He added that a new mandate has been given to the committee to clean up all illegal activities in the state and also to destroy any equipment found during their investigation. Speaking, the Chairman of the Task Force, General Jeremiah Faransa said they did not only identify illegal mining operations in the state but also offered solutions, aimed at putting an end to these nefarious activities that have been plaguing the State for many decades.