From Umar Danladi Ado, Sokoto
Kebbi State Government has donated 10 Hilux patrol vehicles and 30 motorcycles in furtherance of logistics support to the state police command to fighting criminality and banditry.
The keys were handed over to the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Adeleke Bode Adeyinka by the Special Adviser on Security, retired Major Garba Rabi’u Kamba at the Cabinet Office on behalf of Governor Atiku Bagudu, yesterday.
The security adviser said the administration had evolved appropriate measures towards checking almost daily accuracies of kidnapping within the state.
He acknowledged that being part of the Northwest Zone, Kebbi state was not immured from cases of insecurity in the region, emanating from kidnappings, cattle rustling and banditry, especially in Kebbi South within Zuru and Yauri axis.
He said, the state was being confronted with the issue of self appointed security outfit, known as ‘Yan Sa-kai in Zuru and Yauri Emirates.