Mr. Abdul’aziz Yari, the Zamfara state governor was at the Federal Medical Center, Gusau, the capital of Zamfara to see men of the Nigerian
military who were injured during Saturday attack in Dumburum
Mr. Sanusi Rikiji, the Zamfara State House of Assembly speaker and some top security men were in the company of the governor during the visit.
Mr. Ibrahim Dosara, the spokesman to Yari disclosed this in a statement.
Dosara, said the state governor on Sunday went to the hospital to see and sympathise with the military officer and seven soldiers that were injured in the bandits attack at the Dumburum Forest in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara state.
Yari during the visit at the hospital assured the military of his administration determination to assist the military to fight the bandits attacks.
Bandits opened fire on the military at the Dumburum forest when the soldiers went into the area in search of bandits who have carried out series of attacks in communities in Zamafara state killing and displacing many.
A top military source said the bandits bombed the military.
This is even as bandits were reported to have killed more than 300 persons in Zamafara state.