Zamfara State Government has acknowledged that it bought a drone and never firearms as reported by some media platforms.
The state’s Commissioner for Information, Alhaji Ibrahim Magaji Dosara informed Punch that the drone was bought by means of due course of and nothing was accomplished illegally.
“Zamfara State Government has adopted all of the processes in securing the drone to facilitate safety companies in finishing up their authentic duties to guard the lives and property of Zamfara folks.
“The authorities is nervous by the killings, abduction and rustling of cattle of the harmless folks within the state by bandits. Therefore, all efforts to curbing the menace are being explored by the federal government, as it’s the fundamental operate of presidency anyplace on the earth is to make sure the protection and safety of the lives and property of its residents.
“The authorities of Zamfara is ever able to take any steps that aren’t in opposition to the legal guidelines of our land to sort out the menace of insecurity.
“If anyone is offended by the actions of the Zamfara State Government to tackle banditry, it is his own cup of tea, as long as the action followed all due processes in the procurement of the drone and we have never violated any laws in this regard.”