President Muhammadu Buhari has promised that his administration won’t permit any ethnic or spiritual group to stoke up hatred and violence towards different teams.
In keeping with the President on his Twitter web page, the Nigerian authorities is dedicated to making sure the safety of all Nigerians, irrespective of non secular affiliation or ethnicity.
The tweet got here after ethnic violence in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, following the alleged killing of a Yoruba man by a Hausa resident.
The conflict led to violence, which resulted within the destruction of property and the deaths of an unspecified variety of individuals.
“Our authorities will shield all spiritual and ethnic teams in Nigeria, whether or not majority or minority, according to our accountability underneath the structure. We won’t permit any ethnic or spiritual teams to stoke up hatred and violence towards different teams,” Buhari mentioned.
“I enchantment to non secular and conventional leaders, in addition to Governors and different elected leaders throughout the nation, to hitch arms with the Federal Authorities to make sure that communities of their area aren’t splintered alongside ethnic and different primordial traces.”