From:Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation has called for a more concerted action against kidnapping and banditry.
The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation Engr Abubakar Gambo Umar stated this in a statement made available to media in kaduna yesterday.
The statement stated that there is need for changes in strategies, policies and most importantly actionable intelligence, such that adequate concentration, resources and manpower are channelled into the war against menace of banditry and kidnappings.
The Foundation opined that
government may need to seriously consider the role of traditional institutions in the maintenance of law and order by going back to the pre 1976 era.
“We should not shy away from seeking collaborations and external assistance, as is the global practice.