From Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, has condemned the recent attack on Gora Gan village in Zangon Kataf, of the state.
He made the condemnation during a solidarity visit to the scene of the attack yesterday.
El Rufai who was represented by the Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, described the attack as inhumane and unfortunate.
Aruwan who condole the families of the victims said government is not happy about the sad incident, and appealed for calm.
He expressed government’s commitment to sustain peace and provide security in the area.
The commissioner was accompanied on the visit by security heads and operatives in the area.
The Kaduna state government delegation also visited those that were injured during the attack at the General hospital, Zonkwa to commiserate with them over the unfortunate incident.
The District head of Gora Gan, Elias Usman Gora, while commending the state government for the prompt measures taken over the incident, appealed for more security in his domain.
The monarch appealed for the reopening of the police station:” Our youths should continue to live in peace and support the government in its effort to bring permanent peace in our area”
Speaking with journalists after the security and stakeholders meeting held at Operation Safe Haven sector 7 in Kafanchan and Zango Kataf local government Secretariat, Aruwan said:” The discussions in our meeting centered on security of the state. We will continue to strategize and bring initiatives. As for the recent incident, we condemn what happened. Investigation is in progress. We are deeply committed to sustain the peace in the state,” Aruwan said.