Katsina Youth Protest Over Insecurity in the state

File photo for youth protest

According to report reaching pmtv, youth in Kaduna state has started a fresh protest on the state over insecurity of lives and property as crimes and abduction seems more rampant in the state than normal. The youth in Funtua to Dandume to Birnin and Gwari community in Katsina has taken to the streets and roads, block road to lend their voice out to the government over insecurity in the area.

According to report, it was reported that the youth block roads and street to make it known to the government their wish. It was reported that the streets and road in funtua, Dandume, Gwari was blocked by old tyres and trees as motorcyclists, vehicles and other road users are unable to ply the roads for many hours due the youth protest.

According to a motorcyclist, he narrate how he was delayed for several hours on the road at Funtua before the police in Funtua division intervene in the matter. In the motorcyclist statement, he said the youth were out on the streets to protest on the attacks from gunmen killing the youth almost everyday in the state.

Meanwhile the protesters also lend their voice, they narrate how gunmen attacks their community almost everyday, it was also reported that the motorcyclists plying the route were also attacked by gunmen and armed robbers and they now avoid the route.

A man who later spoke with the news men reveals that the youths who are out on the streets are the ones who are recently affected, attacked by armed robbers and unknown gunmen. The man whose name was Bala Sadi said more than fifty people were kidnapped during the week of the week and are still held captive up till now.

However, Gambo Isah a spoke man for Katsina state police command was reached but was unavailable as at the time of this report. And he hasn't response back at the calls and SMS sent him recently.

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