The Minister of Territorial Administration Paul Atanga Nji has started a four-day visit to Ngaoundere in the Adamawa region to evaluate the security situation in that part of the country.
On the instructions of the Head of State Paul Biya, Paul Atanga Nji is in Ngaoundere for a working visit with all stakeholders in the region that has been rocked by kidnappings in recent weeks.
He will be holding meetings with administrative, security, traditional, elites and other forces in the region on the hostage situation and on security in the region in his four-day official visit.
The Minister of Territorial Administration will also be handing over humanitarian relief to victims of hostage situation and others displaced by insecurity. The relife includes basic items like Mattresses, groundnut oil, blankets, rice,…etc as well as moto bikes to aid the vigilante groups.
Paul Atanga Nji’s visit comes after the Head of State ordered for the special deployment of 130 gendarme officers to the region to tighten security and rid the area of kidnappers.