The Zamfara State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has organized special prayers over the insecurity in the state.
The NLC State Chairman, Sani Haliru, while addressing the press said there is nobody in the state who can claim to be free from the ugly development.
“We are all living in perpetual fear in our own state. The situation is getting worsened on daily basis” he lamented”
He said bandits kill and kidnap anyone at sight, explaining that recently, a chairman of a Union in Maru Local Government Area of the state, Abdul Wahab was kidnapped.
“A nurse was also kidnapped but later released but since she was released, she has been going from one sickness to the other”
He said the chairman of the state civil service, Ibrahim Sidi was also kidnapped, saying that the situation has become uncontrollable indeed.
“Nigeria is not at war but what is happening in Nigeria is more than war with Zamfara State being the battlefield”