Connect with us


Insecurity: Two district heads suspended over link to bandits in Katsina




Katsina Emirate Council has introduced the suspension of the District Head of Kankara LGA for having ties with bandits working in his territory.


The Secretary of the Emirate Council, Alhaji Mamman Ifo, disclosed the suspension of the Kankara district head, Alhaji Yusuf Lawal to BBC (Hausa) in an interview yesterday.

He stated the emirate council took the choice following stories and complaints from safety businesses and a few residents of the district.

He additionally disclosed that the emirate has constituted a committee to research the allegation completely.

In the same growth, Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara additionally introduced the suspension of Badarawa District Head of Shinkafi Emirate Council, Alhaji Surajo Namakkah, for conferring conventional title on a army officer arrested for allegedly promoting ammunition to bandits in Zamfara State.

The army officer was apprehended not way back with 20 rounds of 62mm reside ammunition on the level of handing over the ammunition to at least one Kabiru Bashiru of Maniya village, Shinkafi Emirate, having allegedly collected an advance cost of N100,000 from bandits, a report stated.

The state Director Basic of Media, Mr Yusuf Idris was reported to have stated that Matawalle authorities wouldn’t tolerate something able to destroying the hard-earned peace of the state.

The Governor counseled safety businesses for arresting one Dr Kamarawa who’s allegedly chargeable for supplying military uniforms and medicines to bandits working round Zamfara.

The suspect had in his possession 4 units of army camouflage and armed forces identification playing cards when he was arrested.

Matawalle lamented the ties between some irresponsible safety personnel and bandits.

“The nation is not going to defeat the criminals with such dangerous eggs throughout the safety structure,” he stated.

He appreciated the help of heads of safety businesses within the state within the battle in opposition to banditry and equally seeks the cooperation of the folks in offering real data on criminals.

Insecurity: Two district heads suspended over hyperlink to bandits in Katsina

Share this Story
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *