General News

Don’t Expect Me To Stop Killer Fulani Herdsmen, Says Buhari, Gives Reason

SHARE THIS:

Don’t Expect Me To Stop Killer Fulani Herdsmen, Says Buhari, Gives Reason

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged governors to stop waiting for him to solve every problem for them, saying they should stop attacks by herdsmen in their states.

Many states have been experiencing deadly attacks on agrarian communities by Fulani herdsmen, putting pressure on the President as Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces with the power to control the country’s centralised security system.

Read Also: VIDEO: ‘I Killed TB Joshua, Kwaku Bonsam Reveals, Gives Reason

Since he is Fulani, many Nigerians have also accused him of bias and lacking the political will to curb attacks by the nomadic herdsmen, who are also largely Fulani.

ALSO READ:  BREAKING: Billions Of Users Stranded As Facebook, WhatsApp Sites Crash -
Fulani Herdsmen
Fulani Herdsmen

But Buhari in an interview with Arise TV on Thursday, recalled two South-West governors recently visited him to complain about encroachment by herdsmen on farmlands in their states.

Describing it as a threat to food security, Buhari said, “You know these people more than I do, and you are democratically elected to protect your people. Don’t sit idly expecting me to do everything, take action.”

SHARE THIS:

About the author

admin

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Your email address will not be published.