North-West governor sponsoring banditry, abductions, other violent crimes – APC

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APC Acting Deputy Spokesman Yekini Nabena


ABUJA – The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged to investigate an intelligence report linking a North-West governor to banditry, abductions and other violent crimes in the zone.

Mr Yekini Nabena, APC Acting Deputy National Publicity Secretary gave the charge in a statement on Thursday in Abuja.

Nabena who did not name the governor, said the increased spate of banditry in the area was political motivated.

He added the development was not unconnected with the alleged sponsorship of banditry and other violent crimes by the said governor.

“Our have intelligence linking one of -West governors of colluding with to sponsor violent and criminal activities in the zone.

won’t give details because of the sensitive and security nature of the issue.

“However, relevant as a matter of urgency investigate the report and determine its veracity, human lives is not what we should play political chess games with.

“We shun enemies of the country, including the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who political gains from of ,” he said.

Nabena stressed security agencies also be alerted to plots to further destabilise -West sub region.

He said that the plot was to frustrate the quick and safe release of the abducted students of Secondary Kankara in .
West geo-political zone is made up of seven . They are Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Sokoto, Zamfara, and Kebbi.