Don’t Fail Like Buhari, Afenifere Tells Tinubu How to Deal with Terrorists

Don’t Fail Like Buhari, Afenifere Tells Tinubu How to Deal with Terrorists

  • The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has told President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to go after terrorists
  • Afenire said it would be catastrophic if Tinubu, like his predecessor, treated the “blood-squealing terrorists with kid gloves"
  • The group urged Tinubu to implement the parliamentary system of government and return Nigeria to regionalism journalist Adekunle Dada has over 5 years of experience covering metro and government policy

The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has warned President Bola Ahmed Tinubu that he could not afford to fail like his predecessor, Muhammadu Buhari.

Afenifere urged Tinubu to go after those sponsoring terrorism as it would serve as a deterrent to criminals in the country.

Don’t fail like Buhari, Afenifere tells Tinubu
Afenifere urges Tinubu to go after sponsors of terrorism Photo credit: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu/Muhammadu Buhari
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The publicity secretary and deputy national publicity secretary, Mogaji Gboyega Adejumo and Prince Justice Faloye disclosed this in a statement on Monday, March 11, Daily Trust reported.

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“It is down to you Mr President if you would rather go the way of your predecessors, by looking the other way and letting innocent blood flow, be disgraced and set for an early exit or find the strength, the will and the courage to face the sponsors of terror, with the resolve to eradicating this Abiku scourge from ever again taking root anywhere in our land."

Tinubu urged to change method of governance

As reported by Vanguard, the pan-Yoruba group advised President Tinubu to change his method of governance to achieve the desirable results.

The group said it would be disastrous and disappointing if Tinubu, like his predecessor, treated the “blood-squealing terrorists with kid gloves."

Afenifere said Nigerians want to see change, urging Tinubu’s administration to go after terrorists and their sponsors.

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“Let the people begin to see a change Mr President — A challenge being tackled over the years with the same methods, cannot yield a different result from a certain failure. Change your method, Mr President.
“Go after the sponsors of terror. Restructure this country. Expedite the action towards the creation of State police. Return the country to a parliamentary system of government. Bring back Regionalism.

Tinubu support group tackles Afenifere leader Adebanjo

Meanwhile, reported that the Tinubu Media Support Group (TMSG) criticised former Afenifere leader, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, for his negative comments regarding the proposed construction of a 700km coastal highway linking Lagos to eight other states.

In a statement released in Abuja and signed by its chairman, Jesutega Onokpasa, the TMSG denounced Adebanjo's criticism as misinformed and lacking good intentions.


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Adekunle Dada (Politics and Current Affairs Editor) Adekunle Dada is a journalist with over 5 years of working experience in the media. He has worked with PM News, The Sun and Within Nigeria before joining as a Politics/Current Affairs Editor. He holds a B.Sc. in Mass Communication from Lagos State University (LASU). He can be reached via

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