Acting Deputy Director Army Public Relations of the Division, Lieutenant Colonel Musa Yahaya, said this.
The farmers made the appeal to the governments in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria.
The State Chairman of CAN, Rev. John Joseph Hayab, made the revelation during a visit to Governor Uba Sani.
A source said the policemen were conducting stop-and-search operation along Funtua-Gudau Highway when the bandits struck.
Governor Dikko Radda of Katsina State says the government is not considering negotiation with bandits operating in the state, but will employ both kinetic and non-kinetic means to end the menace.
Suspected bandits have killed two people and kidnapped three others in Kanzanna village, Bunza Local Government Area of Kebbi State.
The development was confirmed on Sunday by the spokesman of the Kaduna State Police Command, ASP Mansir Hassan.
Bandits have killed six persons in Takanai community of Atyap chiefdom, Zango Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The video, which went viral on Monday, was shared on social media handles seemingly owned by the Soldiers.
A youth leader told PRNigeria that the bandits had kidnapped some community members while working in the farm
The Kebbi State Government on Thursday expressed concern over the killing of two Officers of the Nigeria Customs Service by suspected bandits in the early hours of Thursday along Dakingari-Koko Road.
Director, Defence Media Operations, Major General Edward Buba, gave the details when he briefed newsmen on Thursday.
Lt- Col. Musa Yahaya ,Acting Deputy Director Army Public Relations of the division , confirmed the development in a statement issued on Saturday in Kaduna .
Governor Dikko Radda of Katsina State says the state government was not ready to call or seek dialogue with any bandit across the state, even as it is ready to accept those willing to repent and return to the society.
The 1 Division, Nigerian Army, said its troops had neutralised bandits , rescued captives , recovered arms and cleared bandits’ hideouts in Kaduna, Kano and Niger States.
The Delta State Police Command said it has killed and arrested two others believed to be among suspected bandits that attacked and killed three policemen in the state on Sunday and carted away their rifles.
Kaduna Governor, Uba Sanni has applauded troops of the Nigerian Army for degrading and eliminating criminals in the State.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the FCT, SP Josephine Adeh, said this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.
The fact-check investigation contradicts a viral video claiming that Shettima recently met with some bandits.
President Buhari presented 81 new, symbolic flags to the various units of the Nigerian Army.