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Katsina Insecurity: Gov Radda plead for more reinforcement 

Katsina Insecurity: Gov Radda plead for more reinforcement 

By Faith Awa Maji, Katsina 

As marauding terrorists continue their mayhem on communities across Katsina State, Governor Dikko Umar Radda has pleaded with the President Bola Tinubu led Government for more reinforcement of  security forces to the State. 

He made the plea during on the spot assessment visit to Wurma community of Birchi in Kurfi Local Government Area of the State where terrorists killed several residents and abducted a number of others in their recent mayhem.

Wurma community  about 30 kilometres from the capital city, Katsina as residents took to streets to protest the persistent attacks on them by the marauding terrorists. 

According to the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Ibrahim Kaula Mohammed in a statement on Friday, “Governor Radda visited the grieving residents, expressing his deepest sympathy for the victims of the attack.

“while sympathizing with the people, he called on Wurma community to nominate 10 people to meet him in Katsina so that he will know how to cushion their challenges particularly as Ramadan approaches.

“Your protest is genuine and I feel for you but please remain calm as Government is doing all it can to stop these attacks.

“Words cannot express the profound grief I feel for the families who have lost loved ones in this senseless act of violence.

“My heart aches for the children who have lost their parents and the community that has been so deeply affected. 

“I stand with you in this time of unimaginable pain and hardship.”

The Governor urged the community to support the security forces including the state’s Community Watch Corps in tackling the menace of banditry.

“Governor Radda further said that  government would mobilize 100 security personnel to Wurma and will feed them on a daily basis.

”The Governor reiterated his unwavering commitment to fighting banditry and restoring peace in the State. 

“He emphasized that leadership is about serving the people and that their well-being remains his top priority.

“We must stand together against these barbaric acts and work collaboratively to overcome this challenge. 

“I want to assure you that my administration is working tirelessly with security agencies to apprehend the perpetrators and bring them to justice. 

“We will not rest until peace and security are restored to Katsina state.

“The Governor’s visit and heartfelt message were met with appreciation from the community members and they expressed their gratitude for his commitment to addressing their concerns. 

“While acknowledging the ongoing challenges, they reassured the Governor of their continued support for government’s efforts to combat banditry.

”Governor Radda’s visit and the community’s response represent a crucial step towards healing and unity. 

“The fight against banditry remains a complex undertaking but this collective approach signifies a shared determination to overcome adversity and build a safer future for the people of Katsina State.

“Governor Radda called on the Federal Government to assist the State in fighting  banditry by sending more reinforcement of security forces,” the statement. 

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