From Hussaini Ibrahim, Gusau
The government of Zamfara state under the leadership of His Excellency Governor Bello Muhammed Matawallen Maradun received with shock this morning, the report of an attack by some recalcitrant bandits who unleashed mayhem on innocent people in Kabasa village of Magami district in Gusau local government of the state.
This is a cantained in a statement by the Hon Commisiiner Information, Ibrahim Muhammad Dosara.
However, The Executive Governor is saddened and disturbed by this sad event and strongly condemned it which led to the loss of lives in the village.
The Governor also extended his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and prayed Allah Subhanahu Wataala to grant the souls of the departed, eternal rest.
The government has already directed security agencies in the state to carry out a full investigation into the incident and report back to the government for action.
“Meanwhile, the standing committee for the assessment of damages constituted by the state government has been instructed to visit the community to assess the level of damages inflicted on the community.
People of the affected community in particular and the state in general, are also advised to remain law-abiding and go about their normal businesses.
May the Almighty Allah continue to guide and assist the people of Zamfara state in overcoming this terrible menace.