Northern-based Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has warned the Fulani bandits that are kidnapping innocent people.In a recent video released on his Facebook page, the cleric said, every Fulani man should know that working against the Islam religion will result in humiliation in this world and a great punishment in the hereafter.
Yesterday, the 27 students who were kidnapped from College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka Kaduna State were released by their captors.The students who were kidnapped over 50 days ago, regained their freedom after negotiation were held with the kidnappers.A popular Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi was part of those who facilitated the students' release and he has finally revealed what transpired.
Sheikh Gumi: Boko Haram abducted Greenfield students, not bandits A prominent Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has said the students of Greenfield University, Kaduna, were abducted by Boko Haram insurgents, and not bandits.Speaking yesterday on a live TV programe, Gumi said Boko Haram insurgents were beginning to infiltrate bandit herders.
Former Presidential aspirant, Mr Garba Adamu has questioned the genuineness of the negotiations been done by a revered muslim cleric, Dr Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi with Bandits citing some political undertone in his dealings.He shared this view on twitter while sharing the video of an interview he had on a live program, where he made mention of Sheikh Gumi's movements to the bush to meet the bandits and how he is always welcomed by these bandits who are always eager to hear him out.
According to a news that was posted by Punch Newspaper online yesterday evening, it has been alleged that prominent Islamic cleric, Alhaji Ahmad Gumi, has reacted to the allegations of him linking one of the parents of the abducted students in Kaduna State to a bandit who collected the sum of N800,000 from her.
In the spate of banditry in the country, several citizens have offered words of solution and even advice to the Federal Government.One man who is still offering solutions to the Federal Government, is a renowned Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi.The Islamic cleric has acted as a bridge between the government and bandits and has also appealed for the Federal Government to grant amnesty to repentant bandits.
The Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi who is known for his controversial statements and negotiations with bandits in the country has been the talk of the day following his advise to Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.Following the abduction of several Greenfield University students in Kaduna State on April 18, the Islamic cleric recently advised CBN to pay a sum of N100 million as demanded by the abductors.
For the past few months, an Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has come under the spotlight because of his mediation role between the government and bandits.On several occasions, the renowned cleric has called for the Federal Government to grant amnesty to repentant bandits, using the case of the Niger Delta militants as a reason why amnesty should be given to repentant criminals.
Sheikh Ahmad Gumi might be wrong in his approach to finding an end to this ugly monster of Kidnapping in the North.We all are victims of the terror around us.What I am very sure of is, the scholar has no personal interest whatsoever or monetary gain from banditry & insecurity.
Nigeria Needs More Pantami In Power, Says Gumi Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has warned that Nigerians will regret it if the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami is removed from office. Nigerians had continually mounted pressure on the presidency to sack the minister while some called for his resignation following the re-emergence of his public declaration of support for terrorist groups in the past.
Recall that Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has asked the federal government to hasten up the payment of the N100 million ransome to the bandits so that they can release the students they abducted.Before this, the Islamic cleric has been seen to be a middle man between the bandits and the government.
A media organization named Roots TV posted clips of their exclusive interview with Sheikh Ahmad Gumi and it's currently going viral.We all know that many Nigerians are still calling for the resignation of the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami due to his past extremist views.
"I Call On The Federal Government To Invite, Arrest And Interrogate Sheikh Ahmad Gumi" - Fani-Kayode
Just recently, the former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani Kayode called on the Federal Government of Nigeria to invite and arrest the popular Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi over his recent comment in an interview with 'AIT News'.Sheikh Ahmad Gumi was heard in the interview saying that "the gunmen doesn't have any luxurious life, they are just suffering in the forest.
Some hours ago, Reno Omokri shared his opinion about Nigeria's insecurity and banditry attacks that are currently happening in the country.Actually, Reno Omokri is a Nigerian human right activist.He is the founder of a multimedia project, Build Up Nigeria, and has produced a series of short films in the U.S.
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[05-05-2021] Fani-Kayode Calls For Gumi’s Arrest Over Link With Kidnappers A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has called on the Federal Government to immediately arrest the Kaduna-based Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, over his alleged involvement with the kidnappers of Kaduna college students.
Kaduna-based Islamic scholar Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has said he has stopped talking to the militants who are plaguing the state because the state government is not interested in doing so.Speaking to a media outlet on Thursday, Sheikh Gumi's media aide, Salisu Hassan, said the cleric has suspended his program in order to respect the decision of the state government.
A renowned Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, Dr Sheikh Ahmad Gumi said that people like pantami are needed in power.He made this while speaking with Roots Tv.During the interview, Gumi said that the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isah Ali Pantami is not a terrorist sympathizer because he did not killed any body.
"Sheikh Pantami Is Not A Terrorist, You Will Regret It If He Is Impeached"- Sheikh Gumi To Nigerians
Just recently, the popular Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Abubakar Gumi tells Nigerians that Minister Isa Ali Pantami is not a terrorist.Actually, Ahmad Gumi is an Islamic scholar and former military officer with the rank of captain in the Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA).Sheikh Ahmad Gumi revealed this statement few days after Minister Isa Ali Pantami was accused of being part of the popular terrorist group called Boko Haram, in which many Nigerians are demanding for his impeachment.
The Kaduna-based Islamic scholar, Dr. Ahmad Gumi reacted to the allegations leveled at the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isah Ali Pantami of having partnership with terrorists.Speaking with Roots Tv, Sheikh Gumi said Pantami is not a terrorist that he never killed even single person, adding that Nigeria should look for people like Pantami and put them in power.
Popular Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Abubakar Gumi has joined the Federal Government of Nigeria in supporting under fire Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami.The honourable Minister has been on the receiving end of heavy backlash and criticism for his past stance on terrorism and extremist teachings of the Quran.