Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Abdullahi Gana has ordered a massive deployment of personnel to areas of banditry and cattle rustling in Katsina State.
Gana who gave the directive to the Katsina State Commandant, Ahamad Alhassan, in Abuja disclosed that the deployment was to complement personnel already on the ground for operation ‘Sharan Daji’ in the state.
He said the corps needed to work in synergy with other sister security agencies to ensure the security of lives and property among the people in the country.
Gana promised to send additional equipment and logistics to the Katsina State Command to boost its operations.
The Commandant General who assured members of the public of their safety called for calm just as he advised them to remain law-abiding and report any suspicious movement to security agencies.