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Over 75 communities are no longer safe-Hon.I D Gyang

Umar Abdullahi , Jos

Worried by the communal conflict in Riyom and Barkin Ladi Federal constituency that led to the dead of at least 3,000 peoples were gruesomely killed including  a serving  Senator Gyang Dantong and State House of  Assembly Member representing Barkin Ladi ,Hon Gyang Fulani .

Member ,representing Riyom ,/Barkin Ladi Federal constituency ,Hon Istifanus D.Gyang has decried over the deplorable conditions of internally Displaced Persons (IDP) who are still living in various camp as worrisome .

Hon Gyang commended the National Commission For Refugees, migrants and IDPs for  donating  relief materials worth 46 million naira to 75 communities to benefit from the assorted  grains .

The  member representing Riyom Barikin Ladi constituency said the essence of providing relief materials  to the IDPs in the area was  as a result years of the  unrest that displaced people from their accenstral home in his  constituency were people are still leaving in fear .

He stressed that  the plan was in conjunction with  the federal government and National  Commission for Refugees, migrant (NCRM) and IDP to bring succor to the displaced persons.


Hon Gyang disclosed ,the occasion was aimed at   bringing out ways to fashion out mean of addressing  the plight displacement of the refugees and the gesture will transform the constituency to Forster peace and unity with the localities in the state.

The lawmaker commended the people of his constituency for maintaining law and order toward achieving peace in their dormain. Adding that communities which were also affected by flood deu to rain storm were also. given relief material.

He express displeasure with the kind of high rate of terrorism and criminal operation with the territory of his constituency as well as appeal to federal government to restructure the damage house been destroyed during the conflict period as normalcy has return to the state

In his good will  message a member of  plateau state house of assembly Hon.Daniel Dem stated that despite the duty of a lawmaker which is to make law but I.DGyang is doing a proper representation.

He maintained that been a major objective as to help the refugees across the state and the country at large having serious problem with IDPs.

Hon  Dem urged various communities to live in peace with one another and stop violence because we are not happy to be receiving the materials but but base on the level of challenges that we find ourselves into in the pass.

Dem however called on government to rescue this this communities through reconciliation committee in order to bring development nearer to people.

Briefing journalist shortly after the event Hon.Dr.I.D Gyang noted that he is particular about his constituency as every other Nigerian citizen that is in a state of distress or state of displacement.

He added that when you see plight of people affected by displacement you may wish to be of help to that person because to represent people is a duty to take steps and address the plight which is second in the row that my office is tend rendering help to my enemy

He pointed out that the first gesture was carried out by engaging NEMA and the recent assistant is with the NCRM made by the presidency that acceded the request made by the legislator.

"We have from. Barikin Ladi identified 40 communities that are to benefit from the materials which from Riyom was 31.

"It is impossible to reach all the people at the same time so we just did in order to capture some of the communities and this is the second batch among the communities we will cover and we are reaching 75 commu".he said.

The commission supply commodities worth 46 Million naira from what the record reveals of assorted grains also as a law Maker having 20 bills in 2years thereby undertaken empowerment program through medical outreach,secured jobs to over 40 youths in the constituency

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