Satguru Maharaj Ji, Founding father of One Love Household, has referred to as for the arrest and prosecution of Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi over his involvement with bandits.
Maharaj Ji mentioned Gumi lacked conscience for negotiating with bandits.
Addressing journalists in Ibadan, Oyo State, he mentioned: “Will probably be recalled that Gumi is an ally of Umar Farouk, the below put on ‘Christmas bomber’ who dented Nigeria’s picture internationally by his botched tried bombing of an plane sure for Michigan, USA in 2009.
“Farouk allegedly had hyperlinks with Sheikh Gumi as a result of his telephone contact was not solely with him, however he additionally confirmed Gumi to be one among his associates.
“As much as this second Sheikh Ahmad Gumi who must be dealing with felony trial within the court docket of legislation was the one on the negotiating desk with Fulani bandit group chief, Dogo Gide and his group for kidnapping college students and members of workers of Authorities Science Faculty, Lagbara in Niger State.
“Is that this not mortgaging the conscience of our youths? Invariably, educating them, it’s okay to take arms in opposition to the state and they are going to be rewarded and given recognition for his or her grand schemes, twists and plots.”
These days, banditry have been on the rise within the Northern a part of the nation.
States like Zamfara, Niger, Katsina have all felt the sting of bandits these days.
Amid these occasions, Gumi had met with the bandits and in addition referred to as on authorities to grant them amnesty.