President Buhari has claimed that evildoers behind the Killings as well as destruction of properties in Katsina state and Borno state are capitalizing on the constraints to control the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the states.
Among others, Government has broadened the National Command as well as Control Centre to 19 states of the Federation, restored the National Public Security Communication System, and also embarked on the implementation of the Community Policing Strategy.” he claimed
I should urge state as well as local governments to remodel their intelligence assets to make sure that the Security Agencies can cut short any kind of organized assaults in remote rural areas. I send my sincere condolences to all the communities as well as family members impacted,” he stated
“I regret recent sporadic incidents with the tragic loss of lives in Katsina and Borno States as a result of criminals taking advantage of COVID-19 restrictions. Security Agencies will pursue the perpetrators and bring them to swift justice.
I must implore state and local governments to revamp their intelligence assets so that the Security Agencies can nip in the bud any planned attacks in remote rural areas. I send my heartfelt condolences to all the relatives and communities affected,” he said
According to the President, his government has worked productively to secure the lives and properties of Nigerians. He claimed the armed force has considerably reduced such threats around all geo-political zones. He additionally stated that the local governments that were taken control of by the Boko Haram insurgents in Borno, Yobe, as well as Adamawa State have long been recuperated and the indigenes have all gone back to their various homes.
“The total collapse of the economies of these areas, which constituted a threat to our food security, has also been reversed with the gradual recovery of farming and other economic activities. As part of the strengthening of our internal security architecture, the Ministry of Police Affairs was created.
Amongst others, Government has expanded the National Command and Control Centre to 19 states of the Federation, resuscitated the National Public Security Communication System, and commenced the implementation of the Community Policing Strategy.” he said
The President stated in the nationwide speech he delivered today to commemorate this year’s Democracy Day. He, however, gave a guarantee that the security agencies have move in to action for bringing the attackers to justice.