Delta State Police Command has called on the leadership of Miyetti-Allah in the State to bring to an end “schisms” within their fold And unite in the fight against criminal elements in the State.
CP Zanna Mohammed Ibrahim made the call when the leadership of Miyeti-Allah and the two communities of Adonishaka and Umutu in Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State visited him at his office.
CP Ibrahim stated that the call was part of efforts to ensure that peace, orderliness, safety and security continues to reign in the state.
While commending the leadership of Adonishaka and Umutu for their maturity in handling of allegations of wrong-doing against their people by criminal elements amongst the herdsmen, the CP solicited for credible information from them to enable the police and other security agencies serve them better.
He said that all hands must be on deck towards finding an acceptable and lasting solution to the herdsmen/farmers’ lingering crisis, especially in the state.
He appraised the visitors of the intention of the state government, working in conjunction with the security agencies, to set up a committee consisting of selected persons from the communities in all the affected areas in the State with a view to nipping in the bud tendencies that if left unchecked, may degenerate to a very bad situation.
Spokesman for the two communities thanked the CP for his ever forthright and swift positive response to issues of safety and security in the State and pledged to always avail the command of useful information that will help in the peace process.