Banditry: Senator Takes Succour To Traumatized Communities



The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Uba Sani has taken succour to the grieving and traumatized people Kerawa and Birnin Yero communities in Igabi Local Government, Buruku in Local Government and Birnin Gwari to sympathize with them over their huge losses to banditry.

The lawmaker, while distributing Ten Million Naira worth foodstuff, clothing and other essentials noted that was on a visit to commiserate and “lessen the pains caused murderous bandits and give them renewed hope”.

The Senator who is also the Chairman Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial expressed dismay that “despite strenuous efforts Kaduna State Government and security agencies, bandits were still sway, maiming and our people and destroying properties with reckless abandon”.

however assured them that the Elrufai administration would “never succumb to the blackmail and evil machinations the bandits and their sponsors”, adding that “the government is determined to win the war against banditry and kidnapping”.

The Senator, who expressed delight over the warm reception accorded him leaders in all the areas visited, also hailed the efforts of the Kaduna State Government for sustaining the tempo of its battle against banditry, kidnapping and allied crimes.

He also stated that it was heartwarming that the leaders of the area “committed themselves to more vigorous community vigilance to support the efforts of the government in curbing banditry, kidnapping and other forms of criminal activities in their communities”.

The lawmaker then presented relief materials worth Ten Million Naira to the victims of the bandits’ attacks.

“The communities listed to benefit from Kerawa Ward include Sabon Golida, Unguwan Najaja, Rago, Unguwan Kite; Zariyawa, Unguwan Mai Turmi, Karo, Sharu, Gwada, Kamacha; Sabon Birnin Dosa and Bina. Communities slated to benefit from Buruku Ward, and Birnin Gwari respectively include Basa, Barinje, Kasaya; Rumana, Kudi, Badna, Masallaci; Zankoro, Rumanan Hausa and Rumanan Bagyi, Sarari and Badimi”, the Senator revealed.

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