the disclosure when he addressed members of the state House Assembly on
security situation in the state.
He said the
situation had caused disaffection between residents of the affected villages
and the state government.
said the hoodlums, who continued to terrorise villages in parts of the state,
stole no fewer than 6,000 cows and 4,000 sheep within the period.
the state government was handicapped, and urged the Federal Government to
deploy more security personnel to the state to protect lives and property of
said the state government had committed a lot of its scarce resources on
security issues, and called on Federal Government to stand up to its
Alhaji Sanusi Rikijin, assured the governor of the assembly’s support, adding
“we will consult with other state houses of assembly and the National Assembly
to ensure justice, equity and fair play in the country.”