#NigerState: #GASB Approves Recruitment of 4,000 #youths. Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has approved the recruitment of 4,000 youths in Niger state.
The state government announced that the youths will be recruited from the 25 local government areas of the state.
According to the state commissioner for local government and chieftaincy affairs, Abdulmalik Sarkin Daji, the recruitment and training are for the establishment of community policing in the state.
He said the government hopes to reduce security challenges confronting the state through community policing.
The commissioner assured security agencies of the government’s support in terms of providing logistics and other necessary aide.
He also praised the Niger state commissioner of police, Adamu Usman, for effectively policing the state. Daji stated that the police boss has been able to protect lives and property of citizens of the state even with the lean resources at his disposal.