The Kaduna State Authorities on Sunday, mentioned it has obtained briefs from safety companies stationed in Giwa, Igabi, Chikun, Kauru and Kajuru LGAs, of bandit assaults, which resulted within the deaths and kidnapping of some residents.
In line with an announcement signed on Sunday by the Commissioner, Inner Safety & Dwelling Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, the assaults are actions of criminality and sheer evil, which stand condemned by the federal government underneath the management of Governor Nasir El-Rufai.
The assertion additional defined that, the governor obtained briefs on the conditions in Kidandan, Rigachikun, Kuyanbana, Buruku normal space and likewise Buda, inside the 5 LGAs listed, and condoled households that misplaced their family members within the assaults.
“Authorities condoles with the households that misplaced their family members to the sheer criminality of the bandits.
“Safety companies have been directed to double up and intensify operations towards bandits and raids on their hideouts.” The assertion mentioned
“Our communities are strongly urged to face collectively to confront criminality. Bandits shouldn’t be allowed to inflict such ache after which have their actions be allowed to divide their victims alongside spiritual and ethnic strains.
“This criminality is an assault on our unity and collective properly being.
“The Kaduna State Authorities continues to work with the safety companies within the ongoing operations towards bandits, being coordinated by the Defence Headquarters”, the assertion additional mentioned
“Equally, the Governor has additionally been briefed on a peace pact between some communities in Jema’a LGA,” the assertion added
The assertion added that, neighborhood leaders of Dangoma, Takau, and Zikpak confirmed the peace pact underneath the management of the LGA chairman, Mr Peter Danjuma Averik.
The Governor welcomed this neighborhood motion as a step in direction of restoring peace and charged the communities to uphold their obligations within the settlement to safe peace and advance growth.
The Governor famous that this settlement in Jema’a LGA is one other vital step in advancing the continuing peacebuilding efforts within the southern Kaduna normal space of the State.