The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has called on Nigerians to eschew acrimony, embrace tolerance and peace to foster unity and development.
Idris who made the call at a meeting with stakeholders in Nasarawa State in view of the recent killings in Benue and Nasarawa states, said the meeting was at his instance toward resolving the issues within the various communities affected by the crisis.
He urged Nigerians to be tolerant and be their brothers’ keepers for peace and harmony to prevail.
The Inspector-General assured the people of the state that the police and other security agencies would not relent to provide security for them.
Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa state appreciated President Buhari for the initiative aimed at solving the problems bedeviling the two states. He also assured that the State Government would give the security agencies all necessary support to succeed in the assignment of restoring peace and unity amongst all ethnic nationalities.