Borno state governor Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum has extended ban on political thuggery to Gwoza local government.
The Governor announced the ban on Friday at Gwoza emir’s palace when he paid a homage to the emir, while on official engagement in the local government.
The Governor expressed displeasure over the conduct of youth during his visit. He cautioned politicians breeding thugs to desist from such attitude.
He said the government embarked on various initiatives to empower our youth to make them meaningful members of the society.
He also said he was embarrassed and shocked at the way youth with posters of politicians shouting and terrorizing people.
He added that they will try as much as possible to avoid engaging these youth in a political thuggery.
He further said he will not support anyone that is destroying the future of youth.
He directed security agencies to arrest anyone parading as political thug.