Zamfara State Police Command has declared that it would not tolerate any form of thugery during the 2015 elections.
Making the declaration while on a familiarization visit to the emir of Kaura Namoda,, the Police Commissioner, CP Ahmed Ibrahim, expressed the need for traditional rulers to educate teir subjects on the need for peace during elections.
The commissioner noted that, “As the campaigns and other political activities in relation to forth coming general elections are about to kick-start, the Police command will not fold its arms to allow unpatriotic politicians to disrupt the relative peace enjoyed by the people of the state.” .
He told the emir that, the Police in conjunction with other security agencies will continue to be at watch and decisively deal with any erring persons or group of persons who resort to use thugs aim at causing mayhem among the public in the name politics.
He urged the monarch to direct his district and village heads to sensitize public especially youths to desist from being involved in activities that will cost them un- necessary suffering.
In his remarks, the monarch, Muhammad Asha, appealed to the CP for deploy more Police officers to the Emirate for effective policing of the area.