Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Buhari sends delegation to Katsina over killings by bandits

A delegation despatched by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has visited Katsina State to condole with the government and those over Friday’s killings by way of bandits.
Bandits had killed 31 villagers within the nation.

His Chief of Staff, Mr Abba Kyari, led the delegation to Katsina, a State House statement through presidential spokesman, Mr Garba Shehu, said in Abuja.

The team was acquired by using the Governor of the state, Aminu Masari, and the Emir of Katsina, Abdulmuminu Usman.

It stated the delegation changed into despatched by means of Buhari to commiserate with authorities, the humans and get a full brief on the security situation inside the kingdom.

In a condolence message delivered by way of Kyari, the President commiserated with households of the 31 victims of the assault, praying that almighty God will consolation they all and provide the departed relaxation.

Buhari assured the kingdom authorities and Emirate Council that his administration might do something it takes to rid the usa of bandits, terrorists and criminals.

The governor, who acquired the delegation quickly after his return from Batsari Council, regretted that the modern-day incident had marred seven months of unbroken peace inside the kingdom, following measures put in vicinity by using his management.

Masari stated the handiest enduring remedy to banditry changed into the supply of education, and he gave a strong assurance that education would stay a priority of the government.

The governor appreciated the President for sending a sturdy delegation to condole with the country.

On his part, the Emir thanked Buhari for sending the group to Katsina, urging the military and police to position extra efforts in tackling the threat.

“We ought to cross all out and spare no attempt in tackling them. They are trying to damage the us of a,’’ he brought.

At the meeting, the heads of security companies, army and police, gave their scenario reviews to the delegation, adding that Nigerian Air Force fighter helicopters, with night imaginative and prescient capability, will assist the floor operation against bandits.

The delegation covered Minister of Defence, General Bashir Magashi (reid.); Minister of Police Affairs, Mohammed Dingyadi; Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika; and Director-General of National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ahmed Rufa’i-Abubakar.
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