Kankara bandits attack: Radda assures residents on security 

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The Katsina State Government has expressed its deepest sadness over last Sunday bandits’attack in Gidan Boka village, Kankara Local Government Area of the state.

The Governor expressed his sadness in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary,Ibrahim Mohammed. 

The Governor revealed that the incident claimed 26 lives including that of security operatives. 

The statement reads”The State Government extends its heartfelt condolences to the families and loved ones of all those affected. 

“Governor Dikko Umaru Radda joins the entire state in praying for the repose of the souls of the departed and for comfort for the bereaved families during this difficult time. This attack represents a significant setback in the ongoing efforts to ensure the safety and security of all Katsina residents. 

“Governor Radda recognizes the tireless efforts of security forces who continue to confront these criminal elements that threatens peace in the state. 

“The Radda-led administration remains firmly committed to eradicating banditry and all forms of criminality within Katsina State. The State Government is actively working with the Federal Government and all relevant security agencies to implement a comprehensive security strategy to end this menace.

“Governor Radda pledged a heightened security presence in Kankara and other vulnerable areas. He also emphasized enhanced intelligence gathering capabilities to proactively identify and disrupt criminal activities throughout the state.

“Recognizing the importance of collaboration with local communities, Governor Radda emphasized the need to work closely with community leaders to build trust and foster a culture of information sharing. 

“Acknowledging the root causes of insecurity, which he said often lie in poverty and lack of opportunity, he assured continued investment in development programs that create jobs and empower communities.

“He expressed confidence that through these combined efforts, the state can bring an end to the violence and create a lasting peace for the people of Katsina State.

“Governor Radda urges anyone with information about the perpetrators of this attack to come forward to the authorities. We will work tirelessly to bring the perpetrators to justice.

“This is a time for unity and resolve. We call on all Katsina residents to remain calm and cooperate with our security forces. Together, we will prevail over these forces of darkness and build a safer future for our state, Governor Radda pleaded.”

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