The Zamfara State Police Commissioner, Mr. Abutu Yaro has maintained that his coverage thrust can be deepening the implementation of Zamfara peace accord by means of engagement and interplay with all of the stakeholders within the state.
In line with him, “my precedence can be neighborhood participation within the act of reaching peace within the state. It’s because the trendy day policing, on this period of expertise the place the world has change into a worldwide village, neighborhood partnership and intelligence led policing is greater than crucial” he added.
Abutu disclosed this throughout a press convention on the police command in Gusau, the state capital, stressing that lots of progress and achievements have been recorded by the command by means of dialogue and non dialogue method.
“In my willpower to consolidate and advance the successes recorded by means of the continuing peace initiative within the state, I’ve constituted a Police Peace and Implementation Committee headed by the Chief Imam of Zamfara State Police Command SP Alhassan Suleiman, assisted by the O/C SIB CSP Rufa’i Ahmad Nuhu and 4 different Fulani talking Cops”
“The mandate of the committee is to work together and dialogue with all combatants particularly Fulani bandits working in numerous camps and places within the state”
The state police boss defined that the committee can also be to facilitate the surrendering of arms and ammunition by repentant bandits. Offering non secular interface resembling Tafsir and Islamic re- orientation to the Fulani nationalities within the forests and pastoralists camps.
“On twenty fourth December, 2020, our peace constructing initiative led to the unconditional surrendering of three AK-47 rifles and forty seven rounds of stay ammunition to the federal government committee on disarmament that includes, the Police, Navy, DSS and the Ministry for Safety and Residence Affairs,Zamfara State”
CP Abutu defined that on the ninth January, 2021, Police tactical unit connected to Operation Puff Adder in Kanoma District of Maru Native Authorities Space acted on intelligence report and recovered an AK-47 rifle with 4 hundred and forty 4 (444) rounds of stay ammunition deserted beneath a tree by a suspected bandit and escaped into the forest.
The state police boss mentioned following the continuing peace engagement in Shinkafi Native Authorities Space , on fifteenth January, 2021, DPO Shinkafi in collaboration with leaders of the repentant bandits facilitated the unconditional launch of 1 AK-47 rifle with two magazines and eighteen rounds of stay ammunition.
“Sequel to the kidnapping of three folks at Gidan Barga village and different three folks at Dangajeru village in Keta District of Tsafe Native Authorities Space, on thirteenth December, 2020 and 1st January, 2021 respectively. DPO Tsafe in collaboration with Tsafe peace Initiative Committee and a few leaders of the repentant bandits facilitated the unconditional launch of all of the kidnapped victims hale and hearty. They have been correctly debriefed and reunited with their households”.
” On twenty third December, 2020, Police anti crime patrol workforce connected to “Operation Puff Adder” acted on intelligence report and raided a legal hideouts at varied areas and places of Shinkafi city. The fifteen suspects arrested have been fingered to have been terrorising the folks of Shinkafi and it’s environs”
” Displays recovered contains, dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp. All of the suspects have been charged to court docket for prosecution within the court docket of competent jurisdiction.
He famous that on 4th January 2021, a mixed workforce of PMF/CTU stationed at Sabon Gida/Tazame alongside Gusau – Zaria Highway Kotorkoshi, Bungudu Native Govermment Space intercepted a Toyota sequo Jeep with reg. No. AKD 858 CG, pushed by one Hassan Ibrahim.
“On interrogation, the driving force confessed that the vihicle was stolen from Port Harcourt in Rivers State and to be taken to sokoto. Suspect and exhibit have been transferred to SCID Gusau for discreet Investigation”
“Equally, on the identical date, some Police personnel intercepted a tanker DAF CE reg. No.ANC 61 XA pushed by one Babangida Hussaini’, alongside Gusau – Tsafe Highway. The driving force has confessed that the diesel was being diverted from Kaduna – Gusau, and he’s at present present process investigation with a view to fishing out his companions in crime earlier than taken to court docket for prosecution”
“ON fifth January, 2021, armed bandits went to Saminaka Group, an outskirt of Gusau city and rustled about 2 hundred (200) cows belonging to the neighborhood. PMF personnel stationed alongside Gusau – Tsafe highway have been alerted, and so they swung into motion and perused the bandits who later deserted the cows and escaped into the forest. All of the cows recovered have been returned to the mentioned neighborhood”
He mentioned that the command recovered a stolen Pontiac Vibe car at Gidan Dawa space of Gusau, the state capital.
CP Abutu famous that on the thirteenth January, 202, the DPO Gusau Central led a Policemen to Gidan Dawa space Gusau and recovered the above Automobile following an intelligence report acquired from kano a couple of stolen Pontiac Vibe motorized vehicle with reg. No. GWL 236 ST whose proprietor was suspected to have been kidnapped and his car taken away.
He acknowledged that the command foiled armed theft/ loss of life of an armed robber alongside Gusau- Kotorkoshi- Tsafe highway in Bungudu Native Authorities Space of the state.
“On 14th January, 2021, mix workforce of PMF/CTU personnel stationed at sabon Gida/Tazame KotorKoshi alongside Gusau – Zaria highway led by ASP Murtala Ibrahim have been alerted about an ongoing theft alongside the freeway, saying that the Policemen swung into motion and proceeded to the scene and engaged the hoodlums to a gun duel”
In line with him, within the course of, one of many armed robbers was killed whereas many others escaped with attainable bullet wounds. Displays recovered embody; a domestically fabricated gun and a Cutlass.
“On 14th January, 2021, Cell Police Personnel connected to “Operation Puff Adder” at yartasha village of Dansadau district of Maru Native Authorities Space of the state acted on intelligence report and intercepted two suspected bandits who’ve been terrorizing the inhabitants of the realm”
“Displays recovered from them them contains; two rounds of AK-47 stay ammunition, two (2) cutlasses, one (1) Boxer Motorbike unregistered, one MP3 Radio, two luggage containing some garments and footwear, two Tecno Handsets and the sum of six thousand 5 hundred and eighty naira (N6,580). Suspects are at present present process investigation and can be charged to court docket for prosecution.
” On twelfth January, 2021 members of outlawed group (Yansakai) of kauyen kane village in Tsafe Native Goverent Space attacked and killed a Fulani man by identify malan Babuga Danmallam of kunchin Kalgo. On receipt of the report, Police in collaboration with District head of the village arrested the suspects in reference to the case”
” They’re at present in Police custody present process investigation, they are going to be charged to court docket for prosecution ”
“On thirtieth December, 2020, kidnapped victims have been rescued by the Police in Talata Mafara Native Authorities Space following their abduction by the bandits. Victims have been debriefed and re-united with their households.