FATIMA Abdullahi Ahamed
Zamfara State NSCDC has warned strongly that all hoodlums and miscreants should stay away from all Mosques and places of worship in this last ten days of the month of Ramadan when worshippers are praying during the midnight supplications..
The State Corps Commandant, A.A. Sparks issued this statement when he addressed personnel of the Corps deployed to keep watch over the “Tuhajjud and Itikaf” prayers in Gusau metropolis.
Sparks said the holy month of Ramadan is held in high esteem as Muslim Faithfuls use this period for sober reflections and to make amends with God Almighty, so on no account will anyone be allowed to truncate the flow of prayers in this period with nefarious activities.
He therefore said for these last ten days of Ramadan, the Rapid Response Squad and the Special Intelligent Squad of the Corps have been charged to monitor and place an intensive surveillance in all the Mosques where this prayers will be conducted to avoid any breach of security.
Sparks said that all the Mosques have become the proteges of the Corps and as such no hoodlum or miscreants Will be spared in an advent of any breach of peace or show of criminality.
He however salutes all Muslim Faithfuls for the holy month of Ramadan and he encouraged them to go about their lawful businesses and pray for the country to overcome it’s challenges.