By; KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
The Executive Governor of Zamfara State, Mohammed Bello Matawalle has appealed for the deployment of all the disbanded Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) from all over the country to his State to quell the renewed spate of killings by bandits.
Matawalle made the appeal, while fielding questions from newsmen at the Sir Kashim Ibrahim House Kaduna, after the Northern States Governors meeting on Thursday night.
“We need all the SARS officers from the other states to be brought to Zamfara State because we know how they are contributing to end banditry and other criminal aspects in the state.
Because SARS are doing a lot in the state. Most of them are arresting these bandits, going into the bush day-in, day-out are SARS personnel,” he said.
The governot explained that since they disbanded SARS, they are now having a lot of pockets of crisis in the state.
He vowed to seek audience with President Muhammadu Buhari to personally request for solution to the renewed killings in the state.
“We are demanding, in fact, I am going to see Mr. President because the security situation as at yesterday is very bad and we hope goverment will do something to curtail the security situation in the state,” he vowed.