From:Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
The Senator representing Kaduna Central in the upper Chamber, Uba Sani yesterday gave succour to the victims of bandits attack in Kerawa and Birnin Yero communities in Igabi Local Government, Buruku in Chikun Local Government and Birnin Gwari to sympathize with them over their huge losses to banditry.
The lawmaker, while distributing Ten Million Naira worth of foodstuff, clothing and other essentials noted that he was on a visit to commiserate and “lessen the pains caused by the murderous bandits and give them renewed hope”.
The Senator who is also the Chairman Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions expressed dismay that “despite strenuous efforts by the Kaduna State Government and security agencies, bandits were still holding sway, maiming and killing our people and destroying properties with reckless abandon”.
He, however assured them that the Elrufai administration would “never succumb to the blackmail and evil machinations of the bandits and their sponsors”, adding that “the government is determined to win the war against banditry and kidnapping”.
The Senator, who expressed delight over the warm reception accorded him by the leaders in all the areas he visited, also hailed the efforts of the Kaduna State Government for sustaining the tempo of its battle against banditry, kidnapping and allied crimes.