Bandits Destroyed 4.116 Houses, Killed 6,354 People, 300,74 Cows – S A Disaster
Abdulkarim Umar Kaura reporting from zamfara
Directorate of humanitarian affairs disaster management and social development in collaboration with bureau of statistics has said that the activities of armed banditry in the zamfara state from 2011 to date over 6,354 people been killed, 4,016 houses, were destroyed and worth 30,074 cows have been rustled.
This was disclosed by the Hon special adviser to the zamfara state governor on humanitarian affairs disaster management and social development Hajiya Fa’ika M Ahmed during an interview with the journalist in her office.
She explained that the level of armed banditry activities in the state have reduced drastically in the state, as according to her now peole are able to move anywhere across the state, the security agencies are everywhere in zamfara.
Hajiya Fa’ika said the issue of refugees they have returned them back to their homes because there’s alot of challenges such as rape cases covid 19 are the major reasons that drew our attention to return all the IDPs to their native homes .
Meanwhile Hajiya Fa’ika said the issue of empowerment, our office has distributed grinding machines, tailoring machine and keke Tricycle to the youth and women in the state in order to reduce the rate of unemployment in the state.