The General Officer Commanding 82 Division Enugu, Major General Adamu Abubakar has called on the Taraba state government to declare amnesty for those in possession of weapons.
The commander made the assertion at government house during his assessment visit to the state.
He said that no citizen is allowed to be in possession of fire arms except those that have license.
Adamu Abubakar advised the state government to establish a high power committee that would sign bond with traditional rulers with a stern warning to remove them should they fail to maintain peace in their domain.
The Major General maintained that the time has come for government to take proactive steps to nib the crisis in the bud through collective efforts and commended Governor Ishaku for his efforts at ameliorating the sufferings of those affected by the crisis.