The Brigade Commandant Nigeria Army Bukavor Barrack 3 Brigade, Brigadier General, Jamiu Olayinka Are says they have recorded zero cases of Banditry, Kidnapping and high placed Criminality activities from non State Actors within Kano and it’s environ in the last thirty days.
Brigadier General, Jamiu Olayinka Are Stated this while receiving the Members of the Kano Correspondents Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ,who paid a him a courtesy call att his office .
He said they were able to sustained peace in Kano as a results of synergy between the security outfits in Kano.
“in Kano, the synergy we have with other Security Agencies, has yielded positive results ,the synergy continue to make it easy for Us to keep the State safer than ever before”.
General Olayinka, noted that the cooperations and understanding they are receiving from the Kano residents in terms of intelligence gathering has made their jobs much more easier.
Gen. Olayinka Are explained that before now they have serious issues with Local Government areas with boundaries to Katsina, Bauchi and other Bandits infested States, however due to the intelligence gathering and synergy they have they succeeded in ensuring peace in those places.
The Brigade Commandant said their activities at Falgore Forest had effectively checked the influx of non State Actors into Kano and it’s environ, while travellers on the route are going without any fear.
He maintained that the Military’s main jobs is to ensure the protection of lives and properties and in Kano where it is their jurisdiction they would ensure that Kano remained peaceful.
Speaking earlier the State Chairman of the Correspondents Chapel, of the NUj, Aminu Ahmad Garko, said they are ready to partner with the Military and all other Security in areas of information dissemination.
Aminu Garko, Commended the Brigade Commandant for doing his possible best of making Kano much more peaceful, adding that the Media mission is development not destruction.