The Executive governor of katsina state, Aminu Bello Masari had made a statement recently about the identities of the bandits currently terrorizing his state which later drew negative reactions from the National Secretary of the Miyetti Allah association. In that speech, Masari had noted that the people who are currently causing the issues in Katsina state and other northern states were mainly from the Fulani ethnic stock.
During a recent comment by Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State as reported some hours ago by People Gazette, the Governor confessed that in hindsight he wouldn't have negotiated or offered amnesty to Bandits as he had in the past. He is one of the governors of the North-Western part of the North who agreed to negotiate with bandits despite some of them objecting that is not a good idea.
How Masari's Recent Remarks On Indiscriminate Release Of Bandits Contradicted Garba's Earlier Claims
Following the rapid growth of banditry and insecurity in the Northern part of Nigeria which has become a matter of major concern lately, the able governor of Katsina State, Sir Aminu Bello Masari has come out to decry the indiscriminate release of bandits and criminals by courts. Photo Credit: Daily Nigerian
Contrary to the permutations ahead of the 2023 general election indicating that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may lose its grip on power, the Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has predicted that the party would win the elections with a margin of 30 million votes.
Katsina State Government at the weekend fully keyed into the national date palm planting project in Nigeria with successful launch of 600 hectares date palm planting campaign in the state, saying that its agricultural restoration project is on course. The State Governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari, said that the 600 hectares targeted across the state will ensure the participation of small and medium scale farmers who constitute 80% of the state's farming population.
His Excellency, Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, was on Monday, 6th September 2021, interviewed by Seun Okinbaloye of Channels Television where he spoke extensively about banditry and other criminality currently bedevilling North West region of Nigeria. While speaking during one-on-one interview with Seun, the governor spoke on burning issues especially insecurity in the region.
During an interview session with Channels TV Yesterday, Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State admitted that the bandits terrorizing the northwest are mostly of the Fulani ethnic extraction. Sheikh Abubakar Ahmad Gumi has also affirmed so in a recent publication where he condemned the use of violence on bandits and the need for the government to adopt mediation.
Amid the controversy surrounding the VAT collection process which has already been adopted by the Lagos and Rivers State governments and recently got the endorsement of the Southern Governors Forum, the able governor of Katsina State, Sir Aminu Bello Masari has come out in a report from Daily Trust to comment on the development.
It is the duty of responsible government to proffer immediate and long term solutions to any challenges facing society. Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State is doing all what he can to tackle banditry in the state. The safety and free movement of people in the State has been a subject of discussion in recent time following the attack and abduction of people by bandits.
Why Gov Masari's Statement That Over 150 Groups Of Bandits Are Operating In The North May Not Be Out Of Place
The Governor of Kaduna State, Aminu Bello Masari, recently claimed that there are over 150 groups of bandits who are presently operating in forest, making it known that these bandits are being controlled by different leaders. Based on this statement that was made by the Governor of Kastina, Aminu Bello Masari, I really think this statement maybe true.
Amid the rising issue of banditry in the North West and the North East regional parts of the country, the able governor of Katsina State, Sir Aminu Bello Masari has come out to disclose that the majority of bandits who are currently terrorizing the North are the Fulanis.
[OPINION] Katsina Residents Were Wrong For Killing Suspected Bandit, It's An Invitation to Lawlessness
Insecurity and banditry in the northern part of the country is getting serious and taking a dangerous dimension. Katsina residents in Magama community of Jibia Local Government Area of the state have reportedly killed a suspected bandit. The action of the residents is against the criminal law in Nigeria which says suspect remains innocent until proven guilty by a court of competent jurisdiction.
The Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Bello Masari yesterday made some honest disclosures about armed banditry and general insecurity in the nation. The governor of the President’s home state disclosed that the killer armed bandits and herders who have turned the entire nation into a slaughterhouse are mainly of the Fulani ethnic stock and are Muslims.Although Nigerians have always known these facts to be true, high-ranking government officials at both the state and federal levels have always attempted to change the narrative for reasons best known to them.
Masari Is Complaining About Insecuriy, Yet Buhari Promised Igbos Security & Ohaneze Celebrated - Omokri
The former special assistant to former president Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri has criticised Ohaneze Ndigbo for celebrating President Buhari after he promised Igbos security, when he visited Imo State yesterday. According to a tweet he made on his verified twitter handle, Reno made it known that last week, the Governor of Kastina State, Aminu Bello Masari lamented that bandits have taken over his state, making it known that markets and schools are closed.
The Governor of Kastina State, Aminu Bello Masari recently stated that northern states are responsible for Lagos and Rivers economic development. He went further and spoke against collection of Value Added Tax, VAT, by different states. Based on this statement that was made by Governor Masari, I think he is right.
Earlier today, it was reported that the governor of Kastina State, Aminu Bello Masari said that most of the bandits who have been terrorising the northern part of the country are Fulanis. This statement that was made by the he Kastina State governor caused several Nigerians to react differently.
The Governor of Kastina State, Aminu Bello Masari, recently claimed that there are over 150 groups of bandits who are presently operating in forest, making it known that these bandits are being controlled by different leaders. Based on this statement that was made by the Governor of Kastina, Aminu Bello Masari, I really think this statement maybe true.
Katsina State Governor Aminu Bello Masari has stated that Lagos and Rivers cannot boast of sustaining their economy without inputs from other states. Masari stated this in an exclusive interview with Daily Trust while disagreeing with Governor Nyesom Wike and Jide Sanwo-Olu, on their decision to collect Value Added Tax (VAT).
Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina state has predicted that if 70 percent of newly registered members vote in the country's 2023 elections, the party will win by a large margin. Masari made this prediction shortly after receiving the mid-term report of the previous APC local government congress from the Party's National Working Committee leader, Alhaji Aliyu Kumo, at the Government House in Katsina.
Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has placed a ban on all forms of commercial phone charging points in nineteen local government areas of the state. During the inauguration of Security Enforcement and Monitoring Committee on the state executive orders issued to check banditry and other related crimes and criminality, the Governor said that going forward, the government would deal decisively with the bandits terrorising the state.