Katsina State governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has urged the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency on the nation’s safety.
Katsina is among the epicentres of banditry and kidnapping in Northern Nigeria.
While talking on the opening of a gathering of Conference of Speakers of the Legislature from the 36 states within the nation on Saturday, October 23, Governor Masari mentioned that the safety companies have been doing their finest in efforts at tackling the state of insecurity nationwide however that the Federal Government should undertake extra measures in the direction of resolving the issue.
”The Federal Government ought to declare a state of emergency on the nation’s safety. The safety companies are doing their finest to curtail the state of insecurity in numerous elements of three nation however extra must be achieved to verify actions of bandits and different prison parts throughout the nation.
Our main drawback in Katsina State is the safety challenges dealing with us in elements of the state. With assist from the Katsina State House of Assembly, some authorized framework has been put in place whereas current ones have been restructured with a purpose to handle the safety challenges.”