The Arewa Consultative Discussion board, ACF, has backed President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to safety brokers to shot any unauthorized individual carrying an AK-47 rifle.
Buhari gave the directive as a measure to curb the actions of banditry and terrorism within the nation.
The President had ordered safety brokers to enter the bushes and shoot whoever they see with weapons like AK-47.
Reacting, ACF’s Nationwide Publicity Secretary, Emmanuel Yawe counseled Buhari for the directive.
In an announcement, Yawe stated: “Although solely legal professionals can interpret the legality of the President’s order, that the President ordered folks to be shot with out trial is a authorized situation.
“However we agree that there’s a want for the acute measure to curb the unfold of arms like AK-47.
“Some governors are even arguing that individuals must be allowed to hold AK-47 and that’s not proper. They need the nation to dissolve into anarchy. It’s not proper for personal people to hold AK-47, which is thought all around the world as a really harmful assault rifle.
“Nigeria is just not at struggle, so why ought to folks carry AK47 freely? Even Dane weapons, you want a licence to personal it. In Nigeria, folks simply carry AK-47 freely they usually kill folks and nothing occurs to them.
“The ACF welcomes the President’s order.”
Recently, gun-wielding bandits have been on the prowl within the Northern a part of the nation.
Faculties in Zamfara, Niger, Katsina States have been the foremost goal of the bandits.
A number of college students have been kidnapped and later launched after some type of negotiations between the bandits and affected state governments.
Insecurity: Some governors need anarchy – ACF backs Buhari