Bala Mohammed, the Governor of Bauchi State has stated that bandits terrorising the North usually are not solely from the Fulani ethnic group.
In accordance with him, there are the Igbo, the Yoruba and the Hausa who’re the actual beneficiaries of the illicit commerce.
Talking on Channels Tv’s Dawn Every day on Friday, the Governor stated, “These bandits usually are not solely Fulanis.
“The truth is, they’re terrorising the Fulanis however they’ve Fulani miscreants inside them; they’ve Hausa, they’ve Igbo suppliers; they’ve Yorubas. They’re individuals actually benefitting from the illicit commerce.”
Talking additional, Mohammed stated he has not modified his thoughts on his latest remark that herders don’t have any possibility however to hold AK-47 for self-defence as a result of they’re being attacked and killed by cattle rustlers.
“I’ve not modified my opinion on the difficulty; I used to be not defending herdsmen,” he stated.
The Governor additionally stated that “It appears the safety companies have thrown within the towel; are mesmerized,” on the safety scenario within the nation.
Insecurity: Igbo, Yoruba, Hausa actual beneficiaries of banditry – Gov Bala Mohammed