The Katsina state house of assembly mandated the security committee to make recommendation on how to arrest the suspicion and other criminal activities across the state. The bill is in lined with the recent Nigerian army’s intensified bombardment to main criminal hideout in Zamfara state, the possibility of crossing to neighboring areas for escape is eminent. The speaker Alhaji Aliyu Sabiu Muduru announces the resolution after the house endorsed the motion jointly sponsored by Honorable Hambali Farouk member representing Katsina L.G and Hon. Nasiru Yahaya representing Daura L.G. The speaker however maintained that the move became imperative to avoid the criminals wrecking havoc to the neighboring communities in addition to tackling the menace of miscreants terrorizing low abiding citizens of all the 34 L.G’s of the state.
Earlier while depending the motion Hambali Farouk submitted that the insecurity had became major challenges of the current administration. He also lamented that the police are inadequate to cater for the security in new settlements in Katsina metropolis and other places. However he suggested the empowerment of vigilante groups to compliment their efforts and also the need for establishment of police outpost in key areas in the metropolis.