The Zamfara State Police Commissioner, Mr. Abutu Yaro has maintained that his coverage thrust will likely be deepening the implementation of Zamfara peace accord by means of engagement and interplay with all of the stakeholders within the state.
In keeping with him, “my precedence will likely be neighborhood participation within the act of attaining peace within the state. It’s because the trendy day policing, on this period of know-how the place the world has grow to be a worldwide village, neighborhood partnership and intelligence led policing is greater than vital” he added.
Abutu disclosed this throughout a press convention on the police command in Gusau, the state capital, stressing that numerous 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 continued 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 several 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 spiritual interface corresponding to 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 reside ammunition to the federal government committee on disarmament that contains, 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 reside ammunition deserted below a tree by a suspected bandit and escaped into the forest.
The state police boss mentioned following the continued 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 reside ammunition.
“Sequel to the kidnapping of three individuals at Gidan Barga village and different three individuals 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 had been correctly debriefed and reunited with their households”.
” On twenty third December, 2020, Police anti crime patrol staff connected to “Operation Puff Adder” acted on intelligence report and raided a felony hideouts at numerous areas and places of Shinkafi city. The fifteen suspects arrested had been fingered to have been terrorising the individuals of Shinkafi and it’s environs”
” Displays recovered contains, dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp. All of the suspects have been charged to courtroom for prosecution within the courtroom of competent jurisdiction.
He famous that on 4th January 2021, a mixed staff of PMF/CTU stationed at Sabon Gida/Tazame alongside Gusau – Zaria Street 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 Street. The driving force has confessed that the diesel was being diverted from Kaduna – Gusau, and he’s presently present process investigation with a view to fishing out his companions in crime earlier than taken to courtroom for prosecution”
“ON fifth January, 2021, armed bandits went to Saminaka Group, an outskirt of Gusau city and rustled about 200 (200) cows belonging to the neighborhood. PMF personnel stationed alongside Gusau – Tsafe highway had 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 had been returned to the mentioned neighborhood”
He mentioned that the command recovered a stolen Pontiac Vibe automobile 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 obtained from kano a couple of stolen Pontiac Vibe motorcar with reg. No. GWL 236 ST whose proprietor was suspected to have been kidnapped and his automobile taken away.
He said 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 staff of PMF/CTU personnel stationed at sabon Gida/Tazame KotorKoshi alongside Gusau – Zaria highway led by ASP Murtala Ibrahim had 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 keeping 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, Cellular 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 reside 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 presently present process investigation and will likely be charged to courtroom 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 presently in Police custody present process investigation, they are going to be charged to courtroom for prosecution ”
“On thirtieth December, 2020, kidnapped victims had been rescued by the Police in Talata Mafara Native Authorities Space following their abduction by the bandits. Victims had been debriefed and re-united with their households.