President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to deal with killers of resident of communities in Sokoto and Kaduna.
The president also sympathised with families of the victims of attacks in both states. According to President Buhari, mass murder of innocent people by criminals would be met with full force Nigeria’s president-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, February 27, condemned the attacks by bandits in Sokoto and the inter-communal conflict in Kaduna state.
The president also commiserated with families of victims of the attacks in both states. A statement by Garba Shehu, the senior special assistant on media and publicity to the president said mass murder of innocent people by criminals would be met with full force. The president said: “The death of one innocent Nigerian is no less important than the death of a hundred.” “It is a matter of time before these murderous gangs of criminals meet their Waterloo. The criminals cannot be lucky always because the law will ultimately catch up with them and deliver justice ruthlessly.
Let no group of outlaws doubt the will and resolve of my administration to confront criminals who have no iota of regard for the sanctity of life,” he said. He further pledge that the security of every Nigerian citizen remained a top priority of his government. “Our security personnel are being trained, retrained, motivated and provided with essential equipment in order to improve their capacity to respond to our security challenges,” he said.