WorldStage NewsOnline—-Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has urged residents to be security-conscious and vigilant, following a foiled attack by bandits in Illo town area of Bagudu Local Government Area of the state on Monday.
Bagudu gave the advice on Wednesday in Birnin Kebbi at a meeting with 21 local government council chairmen.
He said that his administration was fully committed to the protection of lives and property of residents of the state.
“The recent attempt by some miscreants to create disharmony in Illo was immediately curtailed and those involved will be apprehended,” he said.
Bagudu advised the people to be security conscious and vigilant always.
“Farmers should not be deterred by the incident and should continue to till their farms in order to produce more food without fear of molestation,” he advised.
The governor praised the council chairmen for maintaining peace and tranquility in their areas and urged them to “Ensure that people observe their day to day life in an atmosphere of peace and harmony.”