Governor Nasiru Ahmad El-Rufai of Kaduna state and Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger state have assured more support to the troops of Operation Sahel Sanity conducting operations in the north west zone.
The two governors made the pledge when they visited the Nigerian Army Super Camp IV, Faskari, Katsina state, to assess the conduct of the operations which is being coordinated from the camp.
The governors said they are satisfied with the level of dedication by the troops of Sahel Sanity in curbing the menace of banditry, kidnapping and other criminals activities in the region and Niger state within the last one Month .
According to them, the conduct of operation Sahel Sanity since it flag off on 6th July, is yielding a positive results as peace , stability and farming activities are currently returning in the two regions.
Governors El Rufai and Sani Bello have also promised to remain
resolute in their individual and joint capacity to support the Nigerian Army to ensure peace is fully restored as quickly as possible.
They also appealed to Federal Government to redeployed more troops to the region for the total eliminations of the dreaded bandits, kidnappers and cattle rustlers for peace to prevail and improvement of socioeconomic development of the zone.