Abuja - Concerned Taraba Tiv Youth Frontier
(CTTYF), a pressure group, is demanding the arrest of Senator Abubakar Yusuf
for denying the presence of Boko Haram terrorists in the state.
The legislator represents Taraba Central at the National
Chairman of the pressure group, Goodman Dan Dahida, made
the call for Yusuf's arrest during the weekend in Jalingo.
He regretted that instead of the senator supporting his
counterpart, Emmanuel Bwacha, to ensure
security of the people of the state, he chose to "play politics with the
lives of the people."
Dahida explained that on a daily basis, "strange
people" were massively coming to the state from far northern states.
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He noted police had confirmed this influx.
“The strange people coming to Taraba in droves are
dangerous, they have killed about 23 people in Bali and injured many
others," said Dahida.
"They are practically taking over Taraba and
security agencies must team up to flush them."
He thus said police head, Solomon Arase, should open a
probe and question Yusuf.
The group commended Bwacha for raising the alarm on
terror.CTTYF meanwhile commended Governor Darius Ishaku
for his commitment in ensuring a peaceful Taraba since his emergence as
- CAJ News