South-East regional security outfit will soon emerge – Governor Umahi
David Umahi, the Chairman of South East Governors Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State has announced that the South-East will soon be getting its own security outfit just like the South-West’s Amotekun.
“Every region has their own peculiarities and we had formed our own joint security taskforce and we have written to federal government and we are putting things together because we had a joint meeting with all the service chiefs and the then GOC. So, we discussed and agreed on what we need to do to continue to give safety to our people in South East.
“No one will say that he will not be part of joint security because when people are kidnapped for example in Anambra State, they could be found in Ebonyi. So, we need that synergy to work together to give protection to everybody and here in Ebonyi, we are among the first in the federation