The Zamfara State Police Command has said it has intensified joint ground and air surveillance patrols along Gusau – Tsafe Yankara road.
The command assured the people of the state, especially Tsafe Local Government Area where a report of threat by bandits to attack the town emerged, that the command in collaboration with other security agencies especially the military has emplaced adequate security in Tsafe and its environ to safeguard the lives and properties of the citizens.
According to the command’s spokesman, SP Mohammed Shehu, there was an intelligence report that the bandits threatened to attack some communities in Tsafe Local Government Area of the state.
“Joint ground and air surveillance patrols have been intensified along the Gusau – Tsafe – Yankara road with a view to averting any attack on the communities by bandits.
“Members of the public are enjoined to remain calm and continue with their normal legitimate business. They should equally support the security operatives with credible information about the activities of criminal elements for prompt action,” he said.
The state police spokesman appealed to the general public to always give police and other security agencies vital information to deal ruthlessly with the criminals.