A former Senior Particular Assistant on Safety to former Bauchi State Governor, Isa Yuguda, Alhaji Imamu Tukur Ahmad, on Thursday lamented the current spate of killings and assassinations of distinguished individuals within the state.
Ahmad, in a press launch made out there to journalists in Bauchi, warned that the unlucky happenings could escalate if authorities fails to take decisive actions.
The previous governor’s safety aide, who now serves as a legislative aide to the chairman, Senate Committee on Police Affairs, Senator Halliru Jika, condemned the current assassinations and kidnappings within the state.
Based on him, Bauchi State has witnessed killings of a member of the State Home of Meeting, Honourable Musa Mante Baraza; a director on the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa College (ATBU), Bauchi, Engineer Hassan Sabo Jama’are, who was stabbed to loss of life final Sunday evening.
He added that an elder brother of Governor Bala Mohammed, Adamu Mohammed, was kidnapped some months again by some unknown gunmen.
He knowledgeable that one other harmless citizen of the state, Malam Aminu Kobi, was not too long ago killed by unknown individuals, including that the corpse of the deceased was later discovered at Gudum Sayawa space of Bauchi metropolis.
Ahmad said that Bauchi State was stricken by insecurity resulting in the killings and kidnappings of residents, lamenting that these are taking place in a state that prides itself as a pearl of tourism.
Based on him, there isn’t a method tourism will try within the state in view of the present spate of insecurity.
“Bauchi State has not too long ago been stricken by insecurity; culminating into incessant kidnappings, assassinations of harmless folks in cold-blood, ruthless killings of residents for ritual functions.
“Bauchi State is a state that represents tourism however how can vacationers go to if there’s an alarming price of crime?” he said.
He, nevertheless, condemned what he termed nonchalant perspective to safety measures within the state.
“As a former safety assistant to Malam Isa Yuguda, the previous Bauchi State governor (2007-2015) and likewise now, being the safety adviser to distinguished Senator Halliru Dauda Jika (Dokajin Bauchi), representing the great folks of Bauchi Central and chairman, Senate Committee on Police Affairs, I need to condemn in each sturdy phrases the nonchalant perspective and lukewarm strategy to safety measures,” Ahmad said.