Matawalle Swears With Quran, the Zamfara State Governor did this to show that he has no connection with bandits disturbing the peace in the state.
He also challenged residents of the state, irrespective of their status, to do the same to prove their innocence.
The governor gave the challenge on Sunday in Gusau, while receiving an award as the Khadimul Quran conferred on him.
“As I’ve been mentioning, the issue of insecurity is not just for Federal Government, governor or other security agencies; the issue of insecurity is for all of us, and we should not politicise the issue of insecurity.
“I sworn by the Holy Quran that if I am part of, or know anybody coordinating this (banditry), may Allah not forgive me,”
Governor Matawalle however, dared all the people from Zamfara State, from Aliyu Gusau to Yarima Bakura and all the cabinet members to take this oat as I did.”
He explained that, it would be easier for residents to identify those behind the prevailing insecurity r in the state.
The governor described the present security situation as worrisome, despite efforts to tackle the menace.
As the Chief Security Officer of Zamfara, he would do everything possible to provide a secured and peaceful environment.
He assured the people of his administration’s commitment to addressing the lingering security challenges in Zamfara.
Governor Matawalle said it was important for residents to go about their daily activities without fear of anyone harming them.
Matawalle Swears With Quran that neither him nor any member of his family has a hand in the insecurities
He has also vowed to do all within his power to restore peace to the state.
According to him” I will stop at nothing to ensure the safety of lives and properties
Matwalles commended and encouraged the security personnel .