Tambuwal condemns assault on Sokoto market, seeks military reinforcement


Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has condemned the assault on Goronyo weekly market in which over 30 of us were killed by bandits on Sunday.

PREMIUM TIMES had earlier reported how the bandits, numbering about 200, raided the market and killed over 30 of us.

Sokoto, esteem Zamfara, Kaduna, Katsina and Niger, no longer too prolonged ago took safety features to gain the actions of bandits.

The measures contain shutdown of cell telecommunications networks, ban on sale of home animals and restriction on sale of fuel.

But these occupy up to now proved ineffective in reining within the terrorists.

Mr Tambuwal spoke on the tragedy on Monday whereas web hosting the Chief of Military Workers, Faruk Yahaya, on a courtesy name.

Condemning the ‘extreme’ assault, Mr Tambuwal known as on the navy chief to send extra reinforcement to the notify and the north-west in regular.

He said most efficient a reinforcement can curtail the incessant bandits’ assaults.

Responding, Mr Yahaya said the Nigerian Military would proceed to work in opposition to ending insurgency and other felony actions within the country.

The Military Chief modified into as soon as furthermore at the palace of the Sultan of Sokoto.

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