Kwara state governor AbdulRahaman AbdulRazaq has urged the State Transition Implementation Chairmen to prioritize security of lives and property in their various local councils.
AbdulRazq made the call when the Chairmen paid him an official visit at the government House in Ilorin.
He advised the TIC Chairmen to work closely with traditional rulers and other stakeholders to tackle security issues at the local government level.
AbdulRazq said he was optimistic that the country will overcome the security challenges with the cooperation of all Nigerians.
He urged the Chairmen to come up with creative ways of increasing their revenue without bringing hardship to the poor.
In a remark the spokesman for the Chairmen of the sixteen local governments area of the state, Prince Olamiji Ashonibare said the Chairmen will adopt the Governor’s template in turning around the local government