The Zamfara State Commissioner of Police, CP Ayuba Elkanah on Friday visited some schools with the assurance of tightening security in the state.
In a statement by the PPRO of the command, SP Mohammed Shehu, the purpose of the visit was to assess the existing security arrangements of the schools with a view to adding more strategies that will guarantee the security and safety of students and the school communities.
The visit was also to create confidence for lecturers and students in order to have a conducive atmosphere for learning.
The Commissioner of Police while going round the school Premises assured the management and the students that, the Police are fully committed to securing schools in the state.
He urged them to be security-conscious and report early warning signals to the police for a timely response.
The Schools visited by the Commissioner of Police and his Tactical Commanders include; Federal University Gusau (FUG), Federal College of Education Technical Gusau (FCET), School of Nursing and Midwifery, and Zamfara State College of Arts and Science all based in Gusau.
SP Shehu further noted that a similar visit will be replicated to other Tertiary Institutions outside the state capital.