Kaduna gov orders security to track killers of seven worshippers
Kaduna State Governor, Uba Sani, has directed security operatives to hunt down the bandits that killed seven worshippers in a Mosque, saying they must account for their crime.
Describing the killing as wicked and barbaric, the governor also ordered security agencies to thoroughly investigate the incident.
Sani vowed to go to any length within the law to bring the Ikara bandits to book, pointing out that the government would not rest on its oars until peace and stability is restored to every part of the state.
In a statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary (CPS), yesterday, Muhammad Lawal, the governor remarked: “We understand the concerns and anxieties of the residents of Ikara in particular, and Kaduna State in general. Your safety is our top priority, and we want to reassure you that we are working tirelessly to maintain peace and stability.
“We encourage the public to remain calm and vigilant during this period. We also call upon all residents to cooperate with law enforcement agencies and provide any relevant information that could assist in the ongoing investigation.”
Sani had already sent a delegation led by the Overseer, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs (MISHA), Samuel Aruwan, to condole the people of Saya-Saya village, Ikara Local Council, where the incident occurred.
The delegation is expected to assess the security and humanitarian situation in the area and advise the government appropriately.
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