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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Sokoto Killings: 32 Persons Buried, Governor Attends

The 32 persons killed during the attack by gunmen in Gandi village and nearby communities of Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State were buried today.

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal who attended the burial, described the attack as unfortunate and said government would continue to support security agencies to check the menace.

“Government will continue to work with all security agencies in ensuring the safety of the people especially at this difficult times,’’ Tambuwal said while addressing the people.

The State Government had supplied relief materials to the people displaced by the attack at the Internally Displaced Persons camp located at Gandi Model Primary School in Gandi town of Rabbah local government area.


“Our presence here is to sympathise with the victims of this unfortunate situation and assure them of the necessary security and relief materials.

“This is in order to ease their suffering most especially at this difficult time of such need,” Tambuwal said.

The governor further assured the victims that the state government would continue to provide all the necessary materials for their stay at the camp.

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