President Buhari has commiserated with the families of the slain Miyetti Allah leaders and the government of Nasarawa State, Njenje Media News reports.
In a statement made available to newsmen by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President urged the Miyetti Allah group to choose new leaders who will build on the foundations of peace set up by the Husaini-led leadership.
Read below the Press Statement:
STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE
PRESIDENT BUHARI MOURNS NASARAWA MIYETTI ALLAH LEADERS
President Muhammadu Buhari condoles with the government and people of Nasarawa State over the brutal killing of the leaders of the Miyetti Allah who forged a strategic partnership with the government against the menace of bandits and kidnappers.
The President described the late State leader, Alhaji Mohammed Husaini who was among those murdered as a beacon of peace for Nasarawa State and the subregion.
In praying for the repose of the souls of those killed, President Buhari urged the Fulani leaders in the state to choose new leaders who will build on the foundations of peace set up by the Husaini-led leadership.
The President reiterated the determination of his administration to work with all members of the society to rid the country of terrorists, bandits and kidnappers.
Senior Special Assistant to the President
(Media & Publicity)
April 5, 2021