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Ignore Gumi, Declare Bandits As Terrorists – Afenifere Tells Buhari

NAIJALODED reports that Gumi had recently warned President Buhari against declaring bandits as terrorists, maintaining that such a declaration would come with a big price.

To Gumi, bandits killing and kidnapping innocent souls in the north and other parts of the country should be given amnesty, claiming that they are fighting for their rights.

The group insisted that bandits should not only be declared as terrorists, but also be given the treatment of terrorists.

The group insisted that bandits should not only be declared as terrorists, but also be given the treatment of terrorists.

Afenifere spoke through a communiqué signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Jare Ajayi, at the end of its October meeting, held at the residence of its Acting Leader, Chief Ayo Adebanjo in Sanya-Ogbo, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State.

The Yoruba leaders lamented that insurgency, terrorism, banditry, kidnapping and other criminal activities had continued to fester in spite of claims by the government that it was winning the war against insecurity.

The Yoruba leaders lamented that insurgency, terrorism, banditry, kidnapping and other criminal activities had continued to fester in spite of claims by the government that it was winning the war against insecurity.

While expressing dissatisfaction with the way the government at the centre had been tackling insecurity, Afenifere said it joined the National Assembly and several others on the call that “those who have been kidnapping and killing the people be declared as terrorists and be treated as such.â€

State Of The Nation: Insurgents Setting Up Camps Across Nigeria Dangerous – Afenifere

The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, warned that failure by President Muhammadu Buhari to deal decisively with insurgents setting up camps across the country may put the country at the precipice.

The Yoruba group expressed worry over the growing reports of how terrorists are gaining ground in Nigeria.

Afenifere, in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Jare Ajayi, said President Buhari is much aware of the security challenges facing the country, as well as the way out.

Unfortunately, there is no more time.

Unfortunately, there is no more time.