Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna
El-Rufai expressed hope that with the deployment of the female soldiers, the insecurity along the highways would abate.
The Governor said, “The problem of Abuja-Kaduna road will be over with these female soldiers because what a man can do a woman can do better.
“I am confident the road will be the safest in Nigeria. We will do everything possible to make this operation comfortable. We are very happy to have you. Your presence will inspire others girls to join the military. That is why we have female deputy governor to inspire other women.”
The General Officer Commanding, 1 Division, Kaduna, Major-General Usman Mohammed, had earlier acknowledged the support the state government had provided to the military in its internal security operations.
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