He also challenged residents of the state, regardless of their status, to do the same to show that they have no hands in the security challenges bedevilling the state.
The governor gave the challenge on Sunday in Gusau, the state capital while receiving an award as the Khadimul Quran conferred on him by the Centre for Quranic Reciter, Nigeria.
Governor Matawalle added, “I dare all the people from Zamfara State, from our father, Aliyu Gusau to Yarima Bakura and all the cabinet members, right from the inception of the political dispensation of the state, to take this oat as I did.”
The governor described the present security situation as worrisome, despite efforts to tackle the menace.
He stressed that as the Chief Security Officer of Zamfara, he would do everything possible to provide a secured and peaceful environment.
He assured the people of his administration’s commitment to addressing the lingering security challenges in Zamfara in the north-west region of the country.