Banditry: Army chief vows to continue operations in Zamfara

Lt. Gen. Taoreed Lagbaja, Chief of Army Staff, has pledged that the military will undertake an intensive campaign against stubborn bandits in the North-West in a few weeks.

Lagbaja, who provided the guarantee on Monday during a visit to Zamfara State Governor Dauda Lawal, said bandits’ activities could no longer be condoned, adding that enough is enough for the outlaws.

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Sulaiman Idris, the Governor’s spokesman, stated in a press statement on Tuesday that his principal and the Army Chief met behind closed doors to address vital security problems.

“There will be an aggressive military operation in the State in a few weeks,” Lagbaja was quoted as saying in the statement.

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