CP Elkana



Zamfara State Police Command has Confirmed the Rescue of 12 abducted victims with no ransom.

This was contained in a Press Released made available to Newsmen in Gusau by the Command’s Image Maker, SP Shehu Muhammad, who said, 11 of the Victims were Kidnapped at Yarkofoji Village in Bakura LGA and One Victim from Tsafe LGA of the State.

According to the SP Shehu, on 12th August, 2021 group of gunmen suspected to be bandits evaded Yarkofoji village and abducted 11 Persons and were successfully rescued by team of tactical Police Operative who were on Search and Rescue mission as directed by the CP Ayuba Elkana.

Saying the Other victim who happens to be a Chief Security Officer of the State Collage of Health Technology, Tsafe was abducted from his Home at about 12:40am by unknown Kidnappers, which after receiving the report, Search and Rescue team swung into action by combing the surrounding forest which led to the Rescue of the Kidnapped Security guard safely.

The statement further reiterated the Command’s determination to employ the strategies of the search and Rescue as ordered by the CP Ayuba Elkana psc+ to ensure safe rescue of other victims.

He assured people of the State his commitment to restore normalcy in the state, therefore solicited for support and corporation.