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Banditry: Buhari issues fresh directives to seven Northern governors




Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State on Sunday disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated seven North-West governors, together with himself, to finish banditry within the zone.

Bagudu, who can also be the Chairman, APC Governors’ Discussion board, made the disclosure on the continuation of a Fulani Stakeholders’ Peace, Safety and Unity Assembly held in Birnin-Kebbi.

The Governor mentioned the president’s directive was to make sure the pressing restoration of normalcy within the area.

He said that the President was totally dedicated to adequately defending the lives and property of all regulation abiding and peaceable residents of the nation.

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Bagudu acknowledged the relentless efforts of the navy and the opposite safety businesses in tackling the nation’s safety challenges.

He pleaded to Nigerians to be much less apprehensive in confronting the enemies of peace and unity, saying: “They’re a negligible few and we should always all brace the percentages.

“The difficulty of guaranteeing safety within the nation is a collective accountability and as such all fingers have to be on deck on this path,“ he mentioned.

Bagudu additionally reiterated his earlier pledge to steer the rescue efforts of the kidnapped college students and workers of the Federal Authorities School (FGC) Birnin Yauri.

Recall that suspected bandits had on Thursday, June 17 invaded the unity school and kidnapped some lecturers and an unspecified variety of college students.

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Nonetheless, a navy crew has to date rescued about 11 of the abductees.

The governor mentioned: “We weren’t elected solely to remain within the workplace, however to do something to safeguard lives and property of all law-abiding residents.

“Now we have to do the whole lot to ensure peace, unity and safety even to the extent of sacrificing our lives as ordained by non secular scriptures.”

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