In a similar development, Gombe State Governor, Inuwa Yahaya, has assured the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC members posted to the state of their safety, saying that the state is hospitable to all Nigerians.

Yahaya gave the assurance at the closing ceremony of the orientation course for the 2023 Batch-B Stream-2 corps members, at the NYSC temporary orientation camp, Amada, Akko Local Government Area of the state.

Represented by the acting Head of Service, Ahmed Abdullahi, the governor said the corps members had nothing to be afraid of as their security was guaranteed.

He noted that his administration was concerned about the welfare of all corps members serving in the state, adding that as such he will continue to offer his support towards ensuring that they enjoy their stay while serving their fatherland.

Speaking earlier, the State NYSC Coordinator, Dawut Jidda, congratulated the corps members on the successful completion of the orientation exercise.

Jidda urged them to make positive change in the lives of members of their host communities and contribute towards the progress and development of the state and the nation.