Senate asks Buhari to extend military operations to Zamfara, Kaduna, Niger and Sokoto states

Tue May 19th, 2020 - Kaduna

The Senate on Tuesday appealed to President Buhari to expand his recent directive of major military operation to sweep bandits and kidnappers out of Katsina state to also include Zamfara, Kaduna, Niger and Sokoto States and any other surrounding States that the armed bandits may want to seek safe haven following the massive operation.

The upper chamber also called on the Military formations and the Nigerian Police to increase their surveillance operation to track movements by these armed bandits to recent them accessing any safe haven.
They commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his recent directive to launch a military offensive against bandits in Katsina State.

The resolutions were sequel to a motion considered on the floor on the need to integrate adjoining States of Niger, Zamfara, Kaduna, Kebbi and Sokoto states in the military onslaught against the bandicts




source: Guardian