Insecurity: Gov. Ishaku ban usage of motorcycles in some villages of Wukari, Donga & Takum LG
February 12, 2021
In the bid to promote peace and curtail insecurity that has been ravaging the state and the country at large, the Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku has placed a ban on the use of motorcycles in some towns and villages in three Local Government Areas of the State.â¨â¨This was contained in a press statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Â Iliya Bekyu Akweh.
According to the statement, the 3 towns of the three local governments are from the southern part of the state; Wukari, Donga & Takum where the lingering Jukun/TIV crisis has taken a toll and criminal element using the opportunity to unravel terror in the region.
The villages in Takum Local Government Area affected are Chanchanji, Kofai Ahmadu, Kunkunu, Dogon Dawa, Tor-tsee, and Gbaondo.â¨â¨While in Wukari Local Government Area includes Rafin-Kada, Tor-Iorshaa, Tor-Musa, Chonku Chiefdom, Assa Chiefdom, Va'ase, Â Gbeji, Ikyaor, Jenikura, Kente and Sondhi are the towns and villages affected â¨â¨Tor-Damisa is the only village affected in Donga Local Government Area.
This order is coming barely a week after some bandit stormed a mobile police base in Chachanji a suburb of Takum LG, killing a police officer and injuring four passers-by including the son of the traditional ruler of Chachanji.
Recall that Rhapsodi Affos Blog had reported that in the last month over 20 people were abducted along that axis.