The Nationwide Coordinator of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Affiliation of Nigeria in Benue State, Alhaji Garus Gololo, on Thursday took a swipe on the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic , stating that if elected, he (Atiku) would create division within the nation.
Gololo was reacting to an announcement by Atiku marketing campaign media organisation. One of many Alhaji Atiku Abubakar presidential marketing campaign spokesmen, Phrank Shaibu, had earlier within the week mentioned there can be extra killings of farmers by suspected Fulani herdsmen if President Muhammadu Buhari was re-elected subsequent 12 months.
The Miyetti Allah chief in Benue State mentioned it was mistaken for Atiku to have made such inciting assertion, noting that it was not solely Fulani herdsmen that had points with farmers in Nigeria.
He mentioned, “I’m upset in Atiku as a result of he had already divided Nigeria even when he has not come to energy. Buhari has nothing to do with herdsmen, he’s a Nigerian and it’s the folks of Nigeria that voted him into energy and l consider they’ll nonetheless vote him once more in 2019.”
“Nigerians ought to ask Atiku concerning the N68.8bn proceeds from NEPA which he bought when he superintended over the privatisation means of the then NEPA.
“Individuals ought to speak concerning the energy vegetation or the cash he raised from the sale of that public asset. So far as I’m involved, Atiku shouldn’t be a reputable candidate to contest the approaching presidential election in Nigeria as a result of he’s so sentimental and in the event that they vote him in as president, he would divide Nigeria the extra.
“So, for us Fulanis, we aren’t killers, neither are we criminals nor kidnappers and President Buhari has nothing to do with herdsmen. It’s the folks of Nigeria who voted Buhari in 2015 and they’re going to nonetheless vote him .The disaster between farmers and herdsmen is a typical factor in every single place the world over it’s not peculiar to Nigeria.”
Gololo requested the PDP presidential candidate if herdsmen have been answerable for killings when he was a vp.