The President assured the residents that he is doing the whole lot to address the worsening insecurity..”
Following the bloodbath of villagers through bandits in Zamfara, President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the households of folks that misplaced their cherished ones.
Garba Shehu, the president’s media aide in a statement on Saturday in Abuja, stated the president, who became reacting to reviews of the huge-scale killings, said:
“The trendy attacks on innocent people through the bandits is an act of desperation by using mass murderers, now underneath relentless strain from our army forces who’re nicely geared up to effectively confront those enemies of humanity.
“In retaining with my dedication to address the monster of terrorism head on, permit me reassure these besieged groups and other Nigerians that this authorities will now not abandon them to their destiny due to the fact we are greater than ever decided to cast off these outlaws.
“These criminals can be history because we are not going to relent in our contemporary navy operations to get rid of these thugs who’ve been terrorising innocent human beings.”
Premium Times stated the attack on five villages in Anka and Bukkuyum neighborhood government regions from Tuesday to Wednesday.
By Saturday, citizens said that they had buried approximately 2 hundred victims of the attack.
On Saturday, President Buhari appealed to the affected communities for patience, pronouncing: “We are fiercely determined to smoke out and wreck those outlaws who have no regard for the sanctity of life.”
He extended his sympathy to the survivors and households of those killed.
According to him, the army and the air force are working collectively to get rid of the “callous criminals.”
He introduced that already, the army had received greater gadget to tune down and get rid of ”crook gangs which are subjecting harmless human beings to the reign of terror, such as unlawful imposition of taxes at the groups beneath siege..”