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Buhari promise to fish out politicians sponsoring violence in Nigeria

Buhari promise to fish out politicians sponsoring violence in Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari in Borno in a statement by his media aide that some killings within the country are sponsored by “disgruntled politicians” who have lost out politically, and we shall deal with such people sponsoring the violence he vowed.

Speaking as guest of honor at the closing events of the 2018 Army Day celebrations which the army chose to stage in the one-time stronghold of Boko Haram terrorists, 136 kilometres from Maiduguri, the president repeated what he told Christian leaders on Thursday, that a solution is being found to the deadly clashes between farmers and herdsmen, and whosoever is found culpable will be brought to justice.The states affected by these killing are Plateau, Benue, Kaduna, Zamfara and Taraba.

The killings are sometimes caused by herders and farmers conflicts and sometimes carried out by criminals.

The president has been criticised by many Nigerians for not doing enough to stop the killings.

On Friday, Mr Buhari said that he promise to fish out and punish politicians who are deliberately instigating violence in some states as a way of seeking relevance in the country’s politics .“We shall fish them (violence sponsors) out and punish according to the provisions of the law,” he said.

While thanking the armed forces for keeping the country safe, President Buhari acknowledged that there were still challenges faced by the nation.

The President also visit one of largest camps Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs lives in Monguno town before he left.

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