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Guber polls: Military vows to deal with miscreants

Security agencies have been charged to deal decisively with anybody who attempts to disrupt the smooth conduct of the governorship and State House of Assembly elections in Zamfara State.

The Commander, 1 Brigade Nigerian Army, and Sector 1 Joint Task Force, North West Operation Hadarin Daji, Brigadier General Ahmed gave the charge while addressing members of the security agencies in Zamfara state.

A statement by the acting Assistant Director, of Army Public Relations, 1 Brigade, Captain Yahaya Arama Ibrahim said the Commander urged the security personnels to do their best to ensure they provide a conducive atmosphere for a violent free election.

He also task the officers and men to provide adequate protection for members of the Youth Service Corps, INEC staff, and other stakeholders on election duty.

According to him, saboteurs will not be tolerated in the upcoming elections in the state.

The commander implored members of the security agencies to work in synergy to ensure that the overall goal is achieved during the election.

Writing by Abdullahi Lamino; Editing by Julian Osamoto