President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing of 37 persons by bandits in Goronyo Local Government Area of Sokoto State.

Commiserating with the victims of the attacks, the government and people of Sokoto State, the President vowed to respond fiercely against the brutal and remorseless enemies of humanity.

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He announced that troops have been deployed to the affected areas and aerial security measures put in place.

The police commissioner as well as the Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has since visited the affected local government area, Goronyo.