The Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku has on Wednesday met with the Governors of Benue, Nassarawa and Plateau to find lasting solution to the lingering border crises facing the States.
Speaking in Jalingo during a courtesy visit by the delegation of the Tiv people of Taraba, Ishaku, who thanked the people for the visit, assured them that everything needed to be done would be done to ensure that peace returned to the state to pave way for development.
“I know the pains of the Internally Displaced Persons in the state and I am working round the clock to reduce attacks in the state.
“I must bring peace before talking of reconstruction and rehabilitation of those affected by the prolonged internal and border crisis in the state.
“I recently met with my friends the governors of Benue and Nasarawa and Plateau all in a bid to ensure that attacks on the borders of the three states are dealt with,” Ishaku said.
Ishaku added that he had instructed security men to intensify surveillance at the borders and other flash points in the state.