The Benue Youth Discussion board, on Sunday, praised Governor Samuel Ortom for exhibiting true management within the dealing with of the Finish SARS protest.
The Youth Discussion board in a press release by the President,Terrence Kuanum, counseled the Governor for standing with the folks.firmly with the youths of Benue.
Kuanum stated Ortom personally met and addressed the Finish SARS protesters at Benue Peoples Home gate and counseled them for conducting themselves peacefully and orderly through the protest.
In accordance with him, all these came about due to the open door coverage the Governor has established together with his folks by personally getting concerned to offer options to their challenges.
“It’s on document that quickly after the Dangote group with different personal our bodies underneath the aegis of CACOVID donated palliatives to Benue State, Governor Ortom in his proactive method stored calling on the monitoring crew of the CACOVID group to come back and supervise the distribution of the palliatives in Benue State.
“Ultimately, the palliatives had been transparently distributed to the 23 native authorities areas of the state within the full glare of Benue SEMA, Native Authorities Chairmen, Safety Companies, Civil Society, CAN, JNI, Conventional rulers, Neighborhood Leaders and CACOVID Monitoring and Analysis Crew.
“After the palliatives had been distributed, complaints acquired to the Governor that there was diversion of the objects in Oju native authorities space and instantly, Governor Ortom arrange a Committee headed by Secretary to the State Authorities, Professor Anthony Ijohor, SAN, to research the allegation of palliatives diversion in Oju.
“The Governor, nevertheless, vowed to sanction whoever is discovered culpable within the matter and because of this Benue is peaceable at the moment even supposing different states are witnessing violent protests with the youths breaking warehouses to seek out hoarded palliatives.
“This credit score goes to Governor Ortom’s imaginative and prescient, sincerity and transparency in making certain that the palliatives had been all distributed to the poorest of the poor in Benue State.
“When the protests turned violent and the whole nation went in flames adopted by burning of private and non-private properties and looting of palliatives saved by varied State Governments, all eyes in Benue had been on Governor Ortom to show his prudence and accountability in public service, and to the shock of many, all of the warehouses which might be utilized by the State Emergency Company (SEMA ) had been thrown open to the Benue public and Media. The folks confirmed that really, all palliatives reached the poorest of the poor within the State.
“We commend Governor Samuel Ortom for as soon as once more making Benue proud and exhibiting us all that really, our welfare is a prime precedence to him.
“We name on Benue folks to face by the Governor in making certain that the state stays peaceable. We encourage our members (Benue Youths to be vigilant in order to forestall any hoodlum from infiltrating our ranks to push us to avoidable violence.
“Whereas we sympathize with different states that are counting their losses because of the continuing disaster, we should respect our folks for exhibiting maturity within the face of temptations. This agency resolve for peace has been expressed throughout get together strains and the winner is Benue State.
“Could God proceed to bless our expensive state,” the assertion stated.