Nigerian president, President Muhammadu Buhari has emphatically stated that the Federal Government has all the mechanisms to handle criminals.
According to him, the abduction of students of Government Girls Science Secondary School, Jangebe in Zamfara State will be the last in Nigeria.
His speech was read by the Federal Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika who led a high-powered delegation to sympathize with the people and government of Zamfara over the abduction.
The statement reads;
“The President is saddened by the abduction of the students from Jangebe and reassures you that the government has all the resources and wherewithal to contain these criminals.
Buhari also commended Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara for his efforts against armed banditry and promised continued support to bring lasting peace.
The federal government will continue its partnership with the Zamfara government and its citizens in resolving the security challenges facing the state.”
On his part, the state governor, Governor Matawalle said;
“I strongly believe in the president and his effort in fighting all forms of insurgence and urge him to improve on the nation’s security.
This is by ensuring synergy among the security agencies so that confrontations with criminals can be coordinated on the ground and (in the) air simultaneously.”