Advert
Home City News FEDERAL GOVERNMENT URGED TO EXTEND ZAMFARA OPERATIONS TO KATSINA. .....Press statement

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT URGED TO EXTEND ZAMFARA OPERATIONS TO KATSINA. …..Press statement

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT URGED TO EXTEND ZAMFARA OPERATIONS TO KATSINA.
…..Press statement

Hassan Male
@ katsina city news

Katsina State government has called on the federal government to order for similar operations taking place in Zamfara forest to be carried out simultaneously in Katsina and other affected States.

The Secretary to the government of Katsina State Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa made the call at the state pilgrims camp when he received 20 kidnapped victims including a 5 day old baby girl who escaped in the hands of bandits after spending about 5 months.

The call is contained in a press release signed by Abdullahi Aliyu Yar’adua, Director Press to the Secretary to the government of the State.

The victims comprised of 5 nursing mothers and their infants, one young man and nine (9) children ranging from four to ten years whom escaped following an airstrike on their abductors’ den in Zamfara State.

Mustapha Inuwa directed the medical team from the state primary healthcare service to reexamine their condition and ensure their safe return to their families at Katoge community, Batsari Town.

The SGS also directed the permanent secretary cabinet and security to provide financial support while state emergency Management agency to provide the victims with food items.

He attributed the rescue of the victims to the current military occupation of the forest and stringent containment measures adopted by the affected States in the north west.

Narrating her ordeal, Sahura Haruna one of the victims who delivered a baby 5 days ago, said they were 28 kidnapped by the bandits from their houses at Katoge in Batsari Town, sometimes in April 2021.

‘I was kidnapped when I was just five month pregnant and about six of us were released on payment of ransom and two kids died of starvation and other untold hardship. She explained.

On how they escaped, Sahura said ” last Thursday morning, an aircraft stroke which dispersed the bandits and that paved the way for us to escape. We ran until we arrived at a village in Birnin Magaji where we were handed over to the security agents who took us to the authorities in Gusau”.
Katsina city news
@ www.katsinacitynews.com
Jaridar taskar labarai
Www.jaridartaskarlabarai.com
The links news
@ www.thelinksnews.com
07043777779 08137777245

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

ADMISSION FORM IS AVAILABLE @ SILICON HEIGHT INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE KATSINA.

SILICON HEIGHT INTERNATIONAL, SCHOOL WISHES TO INFORM THE GENERAL PUBLIC THAT,THE SALE OF FORMS INTO NURSERY, PRIMARY AND SECONDARY IS STILL ONGOING. THE SCHOOL...

Gwamna Aminu Bello Masari ya buɗe taron shuwagabannin Majalisun jihohin Najeriya a Katsina…

Mai girma Gwamnan Jihar Katsina ya bude taron shugabannin majalisun Dokokin Jihohin Najeriya (36) a kwata na uku, da Jihar ta dauki bakunci. Taron da...

Jihar Katsina ta amshi bakuncin Kakakin majalisun Dokokin Jihohin kasar (36).

A cikin shirye, shiryen gudanar da Babban taron Kungiyar wanda ta sabayi lokaci bayan lokaci, domin tattauna al'amurran da suka shafi kasa. Taken taron na...
%d bloggers like this: