Apart from Boko Haram, the next set of People that have been Threatening the Security and peace of the Nation, are Bandits. Bandits have made so many people in the North, to Abadon their villages. We hear of Bandits attacking people Almost everyday in the news. They abduct, Steal, Kill and even burn down Villages. Recently, the Governor of Nasarawa State had an interview with Channels Television. In the interview, the Governor talked about the Issue of Banditry in the country.
He talked about how his State Nasarawa, have suffered as a result of the Issue. And also how hunters and security operatives have been trying to stop Banditry in the State. The Governor also talked about the Bandit issue in Zamfara State, and he made mention of what contributed to Banditry in the State. Zamfara State has Gold, and before they were a lot of illegal gold mining. The Governor told journalist that, Illegal Mining of Gold in the state has also caused Banditry issues, that the State is experiencing now.
Activist Aisha Yesufu, reacted to the Governor's statement via her Official Twitter account. From the way she reacted to what the Governor said, she was not happy with him. She asked that, when will they (Government) blame themselves? Here is the screenshot of her reaction
I guess she felt that, they (Government) should also take part of the blame.
Here are some Reactions from some of her fans.
Content created and supplied by: Sooni (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More