As a way of demonstrating his administration’s full support of the fight against insecurity, the Governor of Zamfara StateDauda Lawal on Friday performed the official commissioning of the office complex of the newly established Zamfara Security Trust Fund located in the state capital, Gusau.

During the commissioning ceremony, Mr Lawal urged other states to establish similar funds, harmonize plans, and foster a regional approach to security issues.

He said: “As the Security Trust Fund settles into a structured environment to work, I urge collaboration with similar funds being set up by other states in our region. Together, we are stronger.”

A statement by the governor’s spokesperson, Sulaiman Bala Idris, said the Zamfara Security Trust Fund is chaired by a former Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed D Abubakar.

According to the statement, the governor was impressed with the level of work done to bring the office complex up to standard which he attributed to the Board of Trustees’ efficiency and commitment to fulfilling their mandate.