FG sen­si­tizes com­mu­ni­ties over ICJ judg­ment im­ple­men­ta­tion

Daily Trust - - NEWS - By Abubakar Haruna

The Chief of Mam­bila in Taraba State, Dr. Shehu Audu Baju II has com­mended the fed­eral gov­ern­ment in en­sur­ing Nige­ria’s ter­ri­to­rial in­tegrity was in­tact, safe and peace­ful to­wards im­ple­men­ta­tion of the judg­ment of the In­ter­na­tional Court of Jus­tice (ICJ) passed in 2002 on the Camer­oun and Nige­ria bound­ary dis­pute.

This was con­tained in a press state­ment, signed by the Na­tional Bound­ary Com­mis­sion’s Res­i­dent In­for­ma­tion Of­fi­cer, Kabir Isa Bala made avail­able to Daily Trust in Abuja yes­ter­day.

Ac­cord­ing to the state­ment, the tra­di­tional ruler gave the com­men­da­tion while re­ceiv­ing the Di­rec­tor Gen­eral of the Com­mis­sion, Dr. Mo­hammed Ah­mad Bose who led a team of of­fi­cials on a sen­si­ti­za­tion tour to the com­mu­ni­ties af­fected by the judg­ment in Mam­bila Plateau of Taraba State.

The sen­si­ti­za­tion was prepara­tory to bound­ary pil­lar em­place­ment ex­er­cise to be em­barked upon soon.

Ac­cord­ing to the state­ment, the para­mount leader said that peo­ple should not en­ter­tain any fear or ap­pre­hen­sion over the pil­lar em­place­ment ex­er­cise to be car­ried out by the tri­par­tite team com­pris­ing Nige­ria, Camer­oun and United Na­tions of­fi­cials.

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