The Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore has alleged that Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State created Amotekun to kill the Fulani and Northerners residing within the Southwest.
Saleh Alhassan, the Nationwide Secretary of the group made the allegation in a press release he signed.
Alhassan warned that Akeredolu can be held liable for something that occurs to Northerners and herders residing within the Southwest.
The assertion reads partly: “Akeredolu created an ethnic militia (Amotekun) that’s now unleashing terror and mayhem on harmless herders and northerners residing within the south-west in opposition to unconstitutional and blanket eviction notices for herders to vacate locations the place they earn their livelihoods.
“Akeredolu shall be held accountable for the continued genocide in opposition to harmless pastoralist and northerners residing within the south- west.”
Alhassan additionally accused the governor of being “the mind behind the creation of ‘Amotekun’ allegedly unleashing terror on herders and Northerners within the Southwestern states of Ondo and Oyo.”
In the meantime, Akeredolu had mentioned any cattle discovered alongside the streets of Akure the state capital can be arrested.
The governor gave the directive whereas insisting on ban of open grazing within the State.
Following alleged prison actions of suspected herdsmen within the Southwest, some youths of the area had vowed to chase herders out of the Southwest.
Well-liked Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho had issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Fulani neighborhood in Igangan, a city in Ibarapa Native Authorities Space of Oyo State to vacate the realm.
He tried to hold out his to evict the Fulani within the space when he gathered a whole bunch of his supporters, stormed the neighborhood and confronted the Seriki Fulani.
Akeredolu created Amotekun to kill herdsmen, Northerners in Southwest – Miyetti Allah