The Shehu of Borno, Dr Abubakat Ibn Umar Garbai has commended Dandal Kura radio International for its efforts in countering violent extremism.
The Shehu gave the commendation while receiving the Managing Director of the station at his palace in Maiduguri, Borno State capital, North East Nigeria. He commended the station for its commitment to peace building and conflict resolution.
He however advised the station to do more in educating the people on the need to be vigilant and to report any suspicious movement to the law enforcement agencies.
Dr. Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai also commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his commitment to counter Boko Haram insurgency in the region.
He expressed optimism that the current insurgency will soon be history as was the case with Rabe and Maitatsine religious disturbances in the past.
The Managing Director of Dandal Kura Radio international, Faruq Dalhatu, told the Shehu Borno that he was at his palace to intimate him about the birth of Dandal Kura FM 98.9 which is an addition to the existing Dandal Kura radio international.
The Managing Director was accompanied by the Heads of Operations, News and Current Affairs and programs