Zamfara State Governor, Dauda Lawal, has affirmed his commitment to the ongoing battle against banditry in the region. During a recent security council meeting in Gusau, the state capital, Governor Lawal received updates from various security agency leaders on their combined efforts against banditry.
In a statement issued by his spokesperson, Sulaiman Bala Idris, Governor Lawal emphasized his government’s dedication to prioritizing security concerns. He urged security heads to eradicate bandit camps throughout the state and expressed the state government’s unwavering commitment to safeguarding the lives and property of its citizens.
The Governor expressed particular concern about bandit activities in various areas, including the Gusau to Funtua Road, Magami to Dangulbi, Dan Kurmi to Anka Road, and Magami to Dansadau Road. He called on the military and police to deploy patrol platforms and Armored Personnel Carrier vehicles to ensure continuous monitoring of these affected major roads.