APC charges security agencies to investigate alleged linking of North-West governor to banditry –


The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged security agencies to investigate an intelligence report linking a North-West governor to banditry, abductions, and other violent crimes in the zone.

Mr. Yekini Nabena, APC Acting Deputy National Publicity Secretary gave the charge in a statement on Thursday in Abuja.

Nabena who did not name the governor said that the increased spate of banditry in the area was politically motivated.

He added that the development was not unconnected with the alleged sponsorship of banditry and other violent crimes by the said governor.

“Our security agencies have intelligence reports linking one of the North-West governors of colluding with bandits to sponsor violent and criminal activities in the zone.

“I won’t give details because of the sensitive and secure nature of the issue.

“However, relevant security agencies must as a matter of urgency investigate the report and determine its veracity, human lives are not what we should play…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper