The Army has added more military to the area to make sure there is peace and order, also to avoid reprisal attacks in Zaria, following attacks on Northerner by alleged IPOB members in South East.
This is contained in a statement by the Assistant Director, Depot Nigerian Army/Nigerian Military School [MNS] Public Relations, Capt. Haruna Mohammed-Sani.
He explained that the Commandant , Depot Nigerian Army, Brig Gen. Victor Ezegwu, met with military, paramilitary and other stakeholders to ensure that proactive measures are put in place.
He advised the general public not to panic with the increased in movement of military agencies on the streets of Zaria and environs.
He also said, it is normal patrol being carried out to ensure everyone goes about his or her legitimate business without molestation.
“Peace loving people of Zazzau are therefore enjoined to maintain the tolerant and hospitable culture they are known with for decades.
“Nigerian Army is ever ready to play its traditional supportive role to civil authority when called upon in order to safeguard lives and property,” he said