SOKOTO – Sokoto Express recorded wanton killings and kidnappings of harmless voters by bandits in three border native executive areas inside of a spate of 4 days.
Areas visited by the marauders are Gwadabawa, Amarawa and Gatawa towns, in Illela and Sabon Birni Local Authorities Areas respectively.
The articulate Police Impart PPRO, ASP Sanusi Abubakar, confirmed this in a press observation.
He mentioned, “Suspected kidnappers had earlier visited Gwadabawa Local Authorities Place and whisked away the PDP native executive chairman, Alhaji Nasiru Isah, whose whereabouts is but to be ascertained.”
Additionally, within the previous two days, bandits and kidnappers struck at the 2 towns of Amarawa and Gatawa, inside of Illela Local Authorities Place, and Sabon Birni Local Authorities killing dozens of oldsters with livestock rustled.
At Illela, the bandits succeeded in whisking away a prosperous businessman, kidnapped several persons from Gatawa, whereas many others were maimed and internally displaced.
Many were additionally kidnapped by gun-wielding bandits who unleashed fright on residents of Sabon Birni Local Authorities.
ASP Abubakar, nonetheless, assured that one and all fingers are on deck to redress the expressionless danger.
“The launching of Operation PUFF ADDER II will provide sufficient security in areas already overwhelmed by the actions of bandits targetted at 5 native governments of Sabon Birni, Rabah, Goronyo, Gwadabawa, Wurno and operational extension to Illela.
“Equally, there are fifteen designate unusual autos aimed toward complementing and strengthening the 5 devices of mobile personnel already deployed for the operation by the IGP,” he acknowledged. (The PUNCH)