The Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Mohammed Matawalle has sympathized with families of victims of the attack on innocent citizens of Gidan Goga community by some recalcitrant bandits.
The Governor, who empathized with those who underwent the trauma as well, assured that what is happening in terms of banditry attacks is not a security lapse but a momentary hiccup that will not be allowed to last.
He stated that the attack further exposed the desperation of the bandits who are experiencing heavy pressure from the offensive launched by security operatives in recent times.
“I want to assure our law obedient citizens of Zamfara State that the experience we are undergoing will not last. The bandits are experiencing our sustained pressure which they have reacted through cowardly and desperate attacks on innocent citizens,” Matawalle observed.
“However, we shall not rest on our oars until we find a lasting solution to the emergence of violence in our communities. We implore for maximum co-operation from the communities in terms of swift intelligence reports”, he said.
Governor Matawalle warned that the law would not forgive anybody found to be sponsoring the dastard banditry attacks in the state.