- ACF has berated the Nigerian government over incessant killings in Kajuru area of Kaduna state
- The recent killings in the area have claimed the lives of innocent people in the state
The northern group said that the killings in the area indicated that governments are failing the people
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has reacted following incessant attacks in Kajuru local government area of Kaduna state which claimed nine lives.
Daily Trust reports that the group stated that the killings in the area were an indication that governments are failing the people.
Legit.ng gathered that the ACF in a statement issued by its national publicity secretary, Emmanuel Yawe, reminded local, state and federal governments that their primary responsibility as stated in the country’s constitution is to protect life and property.
It stated that the forum asked Kajuru traditional and religious leaders to call their people to order while urging security men to act swiftly by apprehending the murderers and bringing them to book.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had previously reported that President Muhammadu Buhari condemned the wave of attacks and counterattacks on people among the Fulani and Adara communities in Kajuru local government area of Kaduna state.
It was reported that while reacting to the recent bout of attacks on Tuesday, May 12, President Muhammadu Buhari said killing people in the name of revenge would not be condoned by his government.
In another report, President Buhari said he is committed to putting an end to all issues that bring sorrow to Nigerians.
The Nigerian president was said to have made the statement on Thursday, May 14, during a closed-door meeting with members of the national security council.
Babagana Munguno that the security meeting focused on possible areas where the nation needs urgent attention and possible solutions.
Also, an Adamawa-based human rights activist, Jacob Ochimana, asked the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, relocated to the northeast region of Nigeria to lead the counter-insurgency operations loaded like a volcano waiting to explode in the battle turf against terrorists.
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