The Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle has declared that the perpetrators of the abducted Zamfara school girls are prominent people in the country, stating that Nigerians would go into a state of shock when their identities would be revealed.
The state governor made the disclosure during a sympathy visit by 17 Emirs of the state. According to reports, the Emirs paid a solidarity visit to the state governor to address the security situation in the state while sympathizing with him.
It was gathered that the Emir of Anka and Chairman of Zamfara State Council of Chiefs, Alhaji Attahiru Anka, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to do more to curb the upsurge in killings and kidnappings in the country and to bring to end banditry in the country.
While responding, Governor Matawalle expressed gratitude for the solidarity visit of the Emirs. The governor assured them and the citizens of the state that he would not abandon the peace accord initiated by his administration. He stated that peace initiative will go on irrespective of nay sayers.
In his words, “As we await the release kidnapped students of GSSS Jangebe at the Government House today, I want to inform you that there are many revelations in relation to the abduction of these students.”
“Many people will be surprised to hear those people behind the abduction of these innocent children.”
“They are not comfortable with the progress I am getting as a result of my peace initiative and they want to do all they can to sabotage my efforts”.
“I will insha Allah succeed at the end of the day and they will bury their faces in shame,” he said.