Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state has sworn by the Quran to show that he has no ties to bandits terrorizing the state.
The Governor additionally challenged residents of the state no matter their standing to do the identical, whereas receiving an award because the Khadimul Quran conferred on him by the Centre for Quranic Reciter, Nigeria.
“As I’ve been mentioning, the difficulty of insecurity isn’t just for Federal Authorities, governor or different safety companies; the difficulty of insecurity is for all of us, and we should always not politicise the difficulty of insecurity.
“I’ve sworn with the Holy Quran that if I do know, or if I’m a part of, or I do know anyone who’s coordinating this (banditry), or with my hand or any of my household, could Allah not give me (speaks in Arabic) on this life.
“I dare all of the individuals from Zamfara State, from our father, Aliyu Gusau to Yarima Bakura and all the cupboard members, proper from the inception of the political dispensation of the state, to take this oat as I did.”
The Governor who described the current safety scenario as worrisome, pressured that because the Chief Safety Officer of Zamfara, he would do the whole lot potential to supply a secured and peaceable atmosphere.