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Buhari point out methods to sort out insecurity

Buhari point out methods to sort out insecurity
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The Presidency has listed main milestones President Muhammadu Buhari has recorded to deal with safety challenges for the reason that starting of the yr.

The 41 milestones, which reduce throughout insurgency, armed theft, kidnapping amongst others, had been particular operations carried out by the Nigerian Police, Nigerian Military and Nigerian Air Power.

Particular Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, in an announcement reiterated that it’s the authorities’s constitutional responsibility and duty to safeguard lives and properties.

In the meantime, the Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has challenged the Federal Authorities to rise as much as its duty of safeguarding and securing the lives and property of Nigerians.

JNI spoke, yesterday, in Kaduna, towards the background of accelerating wave of kidnapping, armed theft and banditry, notably within the north.

The Islamic physique additionally expressed considerations over what it known as inter-agency rivalry amongst safety companies within the struggle towards insecurity throughout the size and breadth of the nation.

The spiritual group, who has as President-Normal, the Sultan of Sokoto,Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar lll, additionally mentioned the usage of know-how and clever gathering must be improved to win the conflict towards banditry and insurgency within the area and past by safety companies.

These had been contained in a communique issued after the 2019 Central Council’s assembly and the annual Pre-Ramadan lecture in addition to the Convention.

It was signed by the convention Communique’ Chairman, Prof. S. W. Junaidu and Khalid A. Aliyu (Waziri of Sokoto), who can also be Secretary-Normal of the JNI.

Adesina reiterated that Buhari’s administration stays dedicated to its constitutional duty, including that regardless of current spikes within the spate of crime and criminality, “the evildoers might be overwhelmed and badly, too. The ravening clouds can by no means be victorious. Quickly, they shall now not possess the sky.”

Adesina added that the Buhari-led authorities is just not leaving any stone unturned to revive sanity and calm.

He listed a few of the safety initiatives taken between January and now, for the protection and safety of Nigerians to incorporate: “Operation Puff Adder (Nigerian Police), Operation Harbin Kunama 3 (Nigerian Military) and Train Egwu Eke 3 (Nigerian Military) have all been launched in 2019, to enhance the present Operations Sharan Daji (launched in 2016 by the Nigerian Military) and Diran Mikiya (launched 2018 by the Nigerian Air Power). All of those operations are targeted on tackling banditry and criminality within the North West of Nigeria.

“Operation Harbin Kunama Three was launched on April 1, 2019 to make sure the whole defeat of the bandits fleeing navy operations in Zamfara and escaping into Kaduna, Katsina, Kano, Niger and Sokoto States.

“Tons of of kidnappers and bandits have been arrested or killed since January, a number of camps/hideouts destroyed; and lots of of hostages rescued. In a two-week operation in February (lasting from February four to February 14), 80 hostages had been freed by the Nigerian Military, with 37 bandits killed.

“Aerial bombardments of bandits’ camps have been intensified in current months. A brand new Air Power Base – the 271 Nigerian Air Power Detachment (271 NAF Det) – was commissioned at Birnin Gwari in Kaduna State in Might 2019, to enhance the 207 Fast Response Group (QRG) established in Gusau, Zamfara State, in 2017.”

The presidency mentioned the Nigerian Police between January 2019 and the primary week of Might, 2019, arrested 270 suspected kidnappers, 275 suspected armed robbers, and recovered 105 assorted weapons plus a big cache of ammunition within the North West and North Central.

It mentioned on April 5, the Nigerian Police launched ‘Operation Puff Adder’, a multi-agency technique, in collaboration with the Nigerian Armed Forces and the Division of State Providers (DSS), tailor-made in the direction of ridding the Kaduna-Abuja Expressway, Kogi, Katsina, Niger and Zamfara states of all types of crimes and criminality- kidnapping, armed theft, cattle rustling, amongst others.

“April 9, Police operatives connected to ‘Operation Puff Adder’ arrested three infamous criminals concerned within the kidnap of Channels Tv’s employees, Mr. Friday Okeregbe, Hanniel Patrick, Abdulwahab Isah and Salisu Mohammed.

“April 10, Officers of the ‘Operation Puff Adder’ killed 9 infamous criminals on the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway. 6 Ak47 Rifles, 1 Pump Motion Gun, 1,206 Rounds of Ak47 Ammunition, 7 Magazines, 28 Cartridges And 158 Expended Shells had been recovered from the criminals.

“April 16- Operatives connected to ‘Operation Puff Adder’ arrested one Mallam Salisu Abubakar, 48yrs outdated, a local of Dutsinma LGA, Katsina State. The Mallam, is a self-confessed non secular father of kidnappers terrorizing Abuja-Kaduna expressway and components of different North-West/North-Central states.

“Following the arrest of the abductors’ ‘non secular father’, Police detectives connected to ‘Operation Puff Adder’, arrested 18 infamous kidnappers and armed robbers at totally different occasions and locations throughout the nation. A complete of twenty- two (22) AK 47 rifles, 5 (5) domestically fabricated pistols and a cache of dwell ammunition had been recovered from the bandits.

“Might 5- Operatives from ‘Operation Puff Adder’ rescued unharmed 27 kidnap victims together with 5 Chinese language nationals. The Chinese language residents who had been earlier kidnapped on 15th April, 2019 in Bobi, Niger State, had been safely and efficiently rescued from a forest in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State, following painstaking investigative efforts, together with each air and floor surveillance. Two of the abductors died from accidents sustained throughout change of gun fireplace with the Police in the middle of the rescue mission. Twenty-two different kidnap victims had been rescued in Zamfara State and different components of the nation.”

The presidency listed the profitable operations of the Nigerian Military to incorporate:

“Eight January – The Military flagged off ‘Train EGWU EKE III’ in Eight Division Nigerian Military’s space of duty at 1 Battalion, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State.

“2 February- Troops of Eight Division of the Nigerian Military on ‘Train Egwu Eke III’ along side different safety companies recovered harmful weapons from criminals and political thugs in Sokoto State. This has actually contributed immensely to a peaceable safety state of affairs within the state.

“15 March- Troops of 72 Particular Forces Makurdi, deployed at Yelwata, in Guma LGA, which is a border city between Benue and Nasarawa states, whereas on patrol alongside Yelwata-Kadarko street engaged armed robbers in a gun battle, which resulted within the elimination of one of many armed robbers, whereas others took to their heels. The suspects had been wearing navy desert camouflage and robbing motorists alongside the street.

“13 April- Troops conducting ‘Operation Sharan Daji’ in Zamfara State killed 23 bandits and arrested 18 suspected informants, cattle rustlers, kidnappers and logistics suppliers to armed criminals within the state.

“20 April- Troops on Operation ‘Habin Kunama III’, primarily based on credible intelligence about bandits’ actions in Kirsa and Sunke in Anka LGA, Zamfara State, continued with the clearance operation into the hinterland to clear the brigands, arresting 18 informants and recovering arms and bikes.

“22 April- Troops of 72 Particular Forces (SF) Battalion Makurdi deployed for inner safety operation in Katsina-Ala LGA, Benue State, averted a horrible conflict between two Tiv clans-Shitile and Ikyora within the early hours of that day. They exterminated 5 mercenaries, recovered arms and ammunition.

“Might 8- A patrol staff of 1 Division of the Nigerian Military raided a bandits’ den at Gonan Bature East of Rijana and Kasarami farm home in Chikun LGA, Kaduna State. The deserted Kasarami farm home was reportedly forcefully occupied by criminals and had been used as a shelter and a spot the place victims of kidnapping had been stored.

“Might 8- Troops on Train ‘Harbin Kunama III’ arrested a infamous logistics provider for bandits crouching between Jibia-Batsari axis -one Marwana Abubakar was arrested at Kwashabawa village in Jibia LGA, Katsina State.

“Might 8- Troops of 311 Artillery Regiment efficiently carried out a raid operation on a suspected facility in Kontagora township, Niger State. In the course of the raid, some weapons had been found and recovered.”

The mentioned the Nigerian Air Power additionally on 19 January- deployed a fighter plane, together with assist gear, and a detachment of Particular Forces (SF) personnel to Sokoto to additional increase anti-banditry operations in Northwest Nigeria beneath ‘Operation DIRAN MIKIYA’. The deployment is aimed toward including worth to the efforts to take care of the spate of insecurity in some components of Sokoto State and the border areas between Zamfara and Sokoto States.

“7 February- The Air Activity Power (ATF) of ‘Operation DIRAN MIKIYA’ intensified the bombardment of armed bandits’ hideouts in Zamfara State and environs, after a number of camps being utilized by the bandits to launch assaults towards harmless civilians had been recognized.

“21 February- The Nigerian Air Power (NAF) offered a cellular Jet A-1 fuelling facility to allow the refuelling of NAF Helicopters that may function out of the 23 Fast Response Wing (23 QRW) Nguroje. This can additional improve safety on the Mambilla Plateau.

“12 March- In continuation of efforts to reinforce safety in Kaduna State and its environs, the Nigerian Air Power (NAF), working with different safety companies, intensified aerial surveillance over recognized hotspots and flashpoints within the state whereas sustaining its air patrol alongside the Abuja-Kaduna Freeway. Among the areas lined within the surveillance missions embody Gonin Gora, Kajuru, Kujama, Kasuwar Maganin and surrounding settlements.

“31 March- A Nigerian Air Power (NAF) Particular Forces (SF) Workforce working in Zamfara State efficiently repelled assaults by armed bandits who tried to invade Hayin Mahe and Hayin Kanawa Villages in Gusau Native Authorities Space.

“Eight April- The Air Activity Power (ATF) for ‘Operation DIRAN MIKIYA’ renewed air offensive towards armed bandits in Zamfara State and its environs. The air strikes are aimed toward flushing out the bandits from their hideouts in Sububu, Rugu and Kagara Forests, amongst others, while making certain the safety of the lives and properties of residents in Northwest Nigeria.

“9 April- The Air Activity Power (ATF), ‘Operation DIRAN MIKIYA’ neutralized dozens of armed bandits in Sector 2 Space of Operation in Zamfara State and likewise supported floor forces to maneuver into the attacked areas to mop-up the fleeing survivors and get well their weapons. Among the bandits fled throughout the border into Niger Republic.

“13 April- The Air Activity Power (ATF) for ‘Operation DIRAN MIKIYA’ destroyed some logistics shops belonging to bandits at a location inside Kagara Forest, Zamfara State. Among the armed bandits who had fled their camps on account of NAF’s earlier air strikes had relocated some logistics objects, together with gas, bikes and native arms-making gear, to a different location inside Kagara Forest.

“16 April- In response to stories that top profile armed bandits had been gathering round Rafi and Doka villages of Mada District in Gusau Native Authorities Space (LGA) of Zamfara State, which is beneath the Space of Accountability (AOR) of the 207 Fast Response Group (207 QRG), a Nigerian Air Power (NAF) Particular Forces (SF) Workforce was dispatched to the realm to safe the two settlements.

“22 April- The Air Activity Power (ATF) for ‘Operation DIRAN MIKIYA’ neutralized about 10 armed bandits at Sububu Forest space in Zamfara State. This was achieved whereas the ATF was responding to a request for shut air assist by floor troops of Sector 7 Space of Accountability of Operation SHARAN DAJI, who had come into contact with armed bandits in Shinkafi Native Authorities Space (LGA).

“four Might- NAF commissioned the 271 Nigerian Air Power Detachment (271 NAF Det) at Birinin Gwari in Kaduna State. The Detachment was established to function assist Base and a blocking power for troops in Operations DIRAN MIKIYA and SHARAN DAJI.”

INSECURITY: SECURE NIGERIAN LIVES, JNI TASKS FG

From Noah Ebije, Kaduna

In the meantime, the Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has challenged the Federal Authorities to rise as much as its duty of safeguarding and securing the lives and property of Nigerians.

JNI spoke, yesterday, in Kaduna, towards the background of accelerating wave of kidnapping, armed theft and banditry, notably within the north.

The Islamic physique additionally expressed considerations over what it known as inter-agency rivalry amongst safety companies within the struggle towards insecurity throughout the size and breadth of the nation.

The spiritual group, who has as President-Normal, the Sultan of Sokoto,Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar lll, additionally mentioned the usage of know-how and clever gathering must be improved to win the conflict towards banditry and insurgency within the area and past by safety companies.

These had been contained in a communique issued after the 2019 Central Council’s assembly and the annual Pre-Ramadan lecture in addition to the Convention.

It was signed by the convention Communique’ Chairman, Prof. S. W. Junaidu and Khalid A. Aliyu (Waziri of Sokoto), who can also be Secretary-Normal of the JNI.

“That authorities and its related companies charged with protected guarding the lives and property of Nigerian residents ought to brace as much as the problem of the menace of kidnappings, armed banditry, and different types of social vices bedeviling the nation.

“On this regards, the usage of know-how and intelligence gathering must be improved upon by these involved and Nigerians are implored to provide credible info concerning these perpetrating the heinous acts, as they don’t come from the sky.

“The watch phrase ought to all the time stay synergy between these involved not rivalry. Whereas efforts ought to repeatedly be made to safe the discharge of all these within the arms of ransom in search of beasts,” it mentioned.

In line with the Communique’, the federal government of the north will not be doing sufficient concerning the problem of Almajiri within the north.

The group known as on the varied authorities within the area to contain the Emir’s within the correct administration of colleges being attended by the Almajiri.

This, the physique mentioned, was as a result of the “authorities initiative on the Almajiri colleges must be strengthened. On this regard, and in consideration of the efficient buildings maintained by the Muslim conventional establishments that are the custodians of Islam in Nigeria, the Council calls on the federal government to contain the Emirs within the correct administration of the colleges.”

Additionally, it mentioned authorities in any respect ranges ought to intensify struggle towards all types of drug and substance abuse, noting that “Muslim students, dad and mom in addition to the standard establishments are additionally known as upon to re-dedicate themselves to struggle drug abuse in no matter kinds; spiritually, materially and morally.”

“Change should begin with the worry of Allah (SWT) and our resolve as leaders, dad and mom, students and elders is to be function fashions for the youthful technology,” it added.

This was simply because the JNI recommended the Federal Authorities for safety and the discharge of Zainab Aliyu who was detained by Saudi Arabia authorities over an alleged drug trafficking.

The JNi, nevertheless, frowned on the persecution of Muslim women for carrying veil(hijab) within the Southwestern Nigeria.

It mentioned, “The Council strongly condemns the lingering refusal of Hijab in some states of the south west regardless of a court docket ruling and calls on the Muslim brothers and sisters over there to proceed to be steadfast till success is totally achieved.

“The state governments must be made to grasp that that is discriminatory and opposite to the legal guidelines of Nigeria which assure freedom of faith.”

On Internally Displaced Individuals (IDP), JNI known as for correct care of the IDPs and hoped that involved and pressing consideration would proceed to be given to them by the Authorities by way of programmes that may instantly alleviate their sufferings by addressing their challenges in a holistic method involving all stakeholders.

“The Central Council additional implores the Federal Governme

The group additionally commiserated with households of those that lont to take all mandatory steps to encourage the IDPs which can be and able to going again and getting rehabilitated of their respective villages and cities, and to give you a extra humane and useful strategy to cater for and rehabilitate the minors, widows and orphans who’ve misplaced members of their households,” it mentioned.st their beloved ones in Zamfara, Kaduna, Sokoto on account of banditry, kidnapping and different prison vices.


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We have heard you.

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I pray that the idea work Mr President

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