Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle has denied charge he provided vehicles to bandits in the state.
A previous executive of Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State Abubakar Maradun had made the claim against the lead representative, saying he provided Hilux vehicles to desperados which they used to assault honest occupants.
Nonetheless, tweeting on Tuesday, Mr Matawalle said the vehicles being referred to were given to security organizations.
The said vehicles, 200 of them were given to security organizations in the state to help their spirit in handling rebellion,” he said.
The lead representative’s exceptional guide on Media and Publicity Zailani Baffa depicted the claim as devilish.
These vehicles were properly dispersed to all security offices in the state under the management of the Inspector-General of the Nigeria Police.
The recipients incorporated the military, the police, the traditions and extract, the movement benefits, the NDLEA, the NSCDC, the FRSC, among others.