By Aishat Salihu
Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has assured travellers that the Kaduna-Abuja Highway is now safe and havoc free.
El-Rufai gave the assurance while speaking to State House Correspondents in Abuja on Monday, after a visit he paid to President Muhammadu Buhari at Aso Villa.
The governor who stated that the security measures his administration had put in place informed the latest development.
“I came to see Mr. President, to brief him on the general security situation in Kaduna, which I do from time to time.
“And also to update him on the various initiatives by the Inspector-General of Police, SSS and the Armed Forces, with a view to improving the security situation in Kaduna in general, and particularly along the Kaduna-Abuja Road.
“No matter what anyone said last week, I am assuring Nigerians that Kaduna-Abuja road is quite safe now; and will be, so long as the initiatives put in place by the various security agents continue to be in place, details of which I am not willing to disclose”, he said.