CP Ayuba Elkana Addressing Journalists

The Commissioner of Police, Zamfara Command, CP Ayuba Elkana has highlighted the new 7 Security measures imposed by Zamfara State government and warned that, they will not tolerate any attempt by any person or group to contravene them.

CP Ayuba who made this known during a Press Briefing, Sunday at the Police Headquarters in Gusau declared that, the new Security measures were not Politically motivated, rather for the best interest of the state, hence the need to comply by everybody.

According to him, Zamfara State Police Command will on Monday (Tomorrow) constitute a Joint Taskforce to ensure full enforcement of the directives.

He noted that, the state government in collaboration security agencies were very serious in their quest to end the lingering security challenges in the state, as such he warned that, police were fully committed to ensure full wrath of the law is applied to offenders.

Elkana therefore highlighted the 7 measures taken by the State government to include;
Indefinite closure of all weekly markets across the State;
No Sell of Petrol in Jerri-cans;
No movement of motorcycles/Keke Napep in Gusau from 8pm – 6am, while in the other local governments from 6pm – 6am
All filling stations not to sell Petrol of more than N10,000 to Commercial vehicles;
Suspending of Livestock transportation outside the state, those coming to the state must undergo thorough investigation and
No motorcycle will carry more than two person at a time.

CP Ayuba Elkana therefore called on the people of the State to remain law abiding and collaborate with security agencies in ensuring restoration peace and security in the state.