Yobe state Governor His Excellency Hon. Mai Mala Buni said the Damaturu International Cargo Airport is ready for test landing on Friday.
The governor explained that there was improvement in the relative peace recorded in Yobe state and the North east .
"We just celebrated a peaceful sallah across the state without any breach of peace unlike what was obtained in the past" he said.
Governor Buni expressed the readiness of his government to support the security forces in ensuring peace and security in the state.
The Air Chief Sadiq Abubakar, said the helipad in Damaturu will improve logistics in the fight against terrorism in the state.
He commended Yobe state government for the support and synergy with security organisations towards combating crime and terrorism.