Nasir El-Rufai, Kaduna State Governor, has noted that though insecurity challenges is not peculiar to Kaduna. He said what happens in Kaduna State gains more attention due to the ethnic and religious links.
El-Rufail in a statement during an interview on a National TV acknowledged the unique nature of security challenges in his own state, however, noted that all hands must be on deck to overcome the challenges.
He said more attention is paid to security challenges in Kaduna though other parts of the country, including the Northeast and Northwest, have issues of insecurity.
He also claimed bandits are responsible for the insecurity in Kaduna State.
In his words: “I think the issue is not just in Kaduna State. We have security challenges all across the Northeast and Northwest.
In a related interview, with TVC NEWS, El-Rufai said, we are just applying military force and we think we can resolve our insurgents, its not going to happen, I have been in government and I have been trying a territory and I know the amount of information, the insecurity report I get as minister, the president occupies 50 times that, and I put it to you and I challenge anyone including the DG, DSS, they know who these insurgence are, they are not ghost, they know them, the president knows them, and they know what to do.