From Maiharaji Altine Gusau
Hundreds of demostrators have currently blocked Sokoto-Gusau road protesting against insecurity in their localities.
Analyzer News who was at the venue reported that, the villagers including women and children blocked the road at Tashar Abu in Bungudu local government area early in the morning today, refusing to allow passengers to move.
A passenger who called himself as Ayomide Adeyemo said he was coming from Lagos going to Anka town, lamenting that, he was left stranded for several hours.
“I have been stranded here because the villagers have refused to allow us to move on the road”.
Another passenger, Mr. James Ayobami also said that he was traveling to Anka town from Lagos for telecommunication service in Anka town.
Ayobami said he and his colleagues were sent from Lagos by their company to work in Anka town, the headquarters of Anka local government area in the state, lamenting that, ” the villagers have wasted much of our time.
“I have been here for several hours and I don’t know what to do next”.
“I don’t know much about the insecurity situation in Zamfara state otherwise, I wouldn’t have been here”.
Efforts to get the spokesperson of the state police command SP Mohammed to talk failed as his phones were not going.