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Insecurity: Area Commander, additional mobile police deployed to Yantumaki, Katsina
The Commissioner of Police, Katsina State police command Sanusi Buba has ordered for the relocation of Dutsinma area Commander and additional mobile police men to the troubled-town of Yantumaki, Dan-musa Local Government Area of Katsina State.
This order followed the protest embarked by the citizens of ‘Yantumaki this morning over the surge in insecurity in the town.
Below is the statement released by the Police command’s Public relations officer, SP Gambo Isah regarding the issue:
“We are monitoring the situation and our men are firmly on ground controlling the situation to ensure that the protesters did not take the law into their hands as miscreants can take over the situation and start looting or burning property.
“The Command and indeed other security agencies are not leaving any stone unturned to ensure those responsible for the two recent crimes are brought to book.
“The CP has detailed Area Commander Dutsinma to relocate to Yantumaki and PMF men.
“The blockades are being removed. Motorists are now plying the road.” he said.