The Zamfara State Police Command has said that it rescued one Mudassiru Malan from kidnappers den, saying that the ongoing fight against the terrorists in the state is yielding positive results as they are gradually leaving the state.
According to a press statement signed by the command’s spokesman, SP Mohammed Shehu, the Police Tactical Operatives in conjunction with the vigilantes deployed along the Maradun-Kaura Namoda axis succeeded in the rescue of the victim from Sabon Garin Rini Village in Bakura Local Government Area of the state.
“The victim, who was abducted six weeks ago, has been rescued safely by the police without any injury sustained by either the victim or the security forces,” the statement read.
The statement noted that the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ayuba Elkanah, while handing over the rescued victim to Bakura Local Government Sole Administrator assured the people of the state that the police and other security agencies will sustain the ongoing onslaught against the activities of recalcitrant bandits and other criminal elements in the state.
The commissioner added that the police and other security agencies in the state are soliciting the total support of the general public to enable them to perform their constitutional responsibility, saying that no security agency can succeed without public cooperation.