By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
Member representing Chikun/Kajuru Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Rt Honourable Yakubu Umar Barde popularly known as ‘No Shaking’ has described the crisis that rocked his constituency and other parts of Kaduna metropolis as senseless and uncalled for.
He expressed this in a statement he personally and made available on Monday.
“I, Rt Honourable Yakubu Umar Barde, Member of House of Representatives representing Chikun/Kajuru Federal Constituency, wishes to appeal to all my constituents and indeed all of the good people and residents of Kaduna State and environs to embrace peace and be each other’s keepers following the unfortunate incidence of senseless loss of lives and properties and injuries in Kasuwan Magani, Sabon Tasha, Narayi and other parts of Kaduna State.
“I am using this opportunity to commiserate with those who lost relations, friends and associates,” he said.
Barde prayed for the repose of the souls of those who lost their lives.
“May the souls of innocent victims who lost their lives rest in peace and may those who sustained injuries be healed,” he prayed.
He called on all security agencies to intensify efforts in tracking, apprehending and bringing to justice the murderers who killed some of the aides of Agom Adara and made away with the respected traditional head of Adara kingdom and his beloved wife.
“As we pray for the repose of the souls of the departed and healing for the injured, I urge residents and indigenes of Chikun, Kajuru and indeed Kaduna State whom I know to be peace loving to not allow this unfortunate incidence to provoke us to breaking laws.
” I am in touch with His Excellency The Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir el-Rufai and he has assured me that government is on top of the situation and will do everything within the law to protect lives and property of all citizens who abide by the law,” he concluded.