Niger Govt. Deploys Air, Land Surveillance against Bandits
Air and land surveillance by security personnel have been deployed to areas ravaged by activities of bandits in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State.
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello made this known while reacting to recent attacks on some communities in the local government.
He said the surveillance team was deployed to immediately flush out the bandits terrorizing the communities.
The Governor explained that the criminals were taking advantage of the vastness and difficult terrain of the forestland to unleash terror on innocent people.
He maintained that the state government was fully supporting the joint security taskforce to chase the armed bandits out of the state.
The recent attacks which affected Kudodo, Galapai and Nakpala communities all in shiroro local government, led to the loss of one life and property.