Sani Haruna FRCN
Nigerian Air Force Jets have engaged some notable bandit camps with heavy air bombardments in Zamfara state and beyond.
The State Commissioner for information Ibrahim Dosara announced the success while briefing newsmen on new measures taken by the state government to address the issue of banditry.
He explained that, some identified camps ware destroyed by the Air Force including that of notable bandit’s leader known as ‘Dankarami’ in Shinkafi Local Government Area of the State, who for some months ago released a video celebrating victory over the Nigerian Army.
Meanwhile, the Nigerian Army on ground has neutralized those who managed to escape through foot paths.
Based on that, state government has ordered the immediate closure of all illegal motor parks and road side markets across the State especially those at kauran Namoda-Jibia road, Lambar Bakura junction, Kwanar Mayanchi-Anka junction, Garejin Mai Lena as well as Filin Jirgi rice and vegetables market in Gusau Metropolitan.
The Zamfara State Governor, Bello Muhammad Matawalle is monitoring the successes recorded by the Nigerian Army and called on the people of Zamfara State to remain calm, law-abiding, and give useful information.