Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, on Saturday directed security agents in the state to shoot and kill suspected bandits and bearers of firearms in the state.
The governor, who spoke during a condolence visit to the Emir of Anka, Alhaji Attahiru Ahmad, over the recent killings of 30 persons in Bawan Daji by the bandits.
He also ordered the disbanding of five communities in the local government area and the sacking of their district and village heads for allegedly harbouring the bandits.
The governor said the unconstitutional order was from President Muhammadu Buhari and himself.
Responding, the Emir called for more security agents to be deployed in the area