Auwal Daudawa the commander of now repentant bandits group who is also mastermind behind the kankara school boys abduction said he intentionally carried out the operation to show the Kastina state governor what they are capable of
Recall on Monday February 8 on the reports that Daudawa and five of his lieutenants surrendered 20 AK 47 rifles, ammunition and a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) launcher to the Zamfara state government.
Auwal Daudawa who is the gallant commander of the repentant bandits group based in Dumburum forest in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State said this in an interview with daily trust
He said that the operation of the abduction of the 300 student of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina State was executed by him to show the Katsina state governor, Governor Bello Masari who ruled out the option of having dialogue with him and underrate the capability of his men
You will also recall follow the release of the 300 school boys which sparked some speculation against government of paying ransom before they can get those boys released which federal government denied and said that the released was possible with the help of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) and that no ransom was paid.
Daudawa also denied the report of collecting ransom before he released the pupil adding that he did not even do it for ransom but to show the governor what they are capable of.