Fulani Herdsmen Has The Backing Of Police- Governor Ortom’s Aide

Fulani Herdsmen Has The Backing Of Police- Governor Ortom’s Aide

Like This Video 0 2830 rauf shola
Added by January 19, 2018

The Governor Samuel Ortom administration has accused the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) of supporting Fulani herdsmen by alleging that Benue militia groups were armed with AK 47.
The police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood, had disclosed that the force had evidence showing that the ranch guards were armed with rifles.
However, the Chief Press Secretary to the Benue governor, Terve Akase, while reacting to the statement, accused the police of trying to justify the killings by herdsmen.

Speaking to Channels TV on Thursday, Akase said: “Statement by Police spokesman on militia groups being armed is very funny. I think police is trying to neutralise killings in Benue State.
“It should be a concern to Nigerians, the police are not supposed to take sides, Jimoh Moshood has positioned himself as spokesman of herdsmen by his statement. He would not have made such a statement if he was not herdsmen’s spokesman.
“Why would PPRO grant an interview and try to playdown on killings in the State.
“What kind of country are we running? That shows Nigeria Police don’t have respect for human rights.
“Police Force set up to protect Nigeria is trying to play down killings; that means that Benue people have been left to their faith.
“Nigerians need to know that police have taken sides. This proves that there is more to the killing.”

Similar Videos

I’m Happy I Left Jonathan’s Govt – Ex-EFCC Boss

0 1903 0

Ex-Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Farida Waziri says she is happy that former President Goodluck Jonathan sacked her. According to her, she would have been emotionally traumatised with the revelations made of massive corruption in Jonathan’s

Igbo Will Soon Produce Governor In Lagos – Sanwo-Olu

0 1803 0

Governorship candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, foresees a governor of Igbo extraction emerging in the state in the nearest future. Sanwo-Olu made the comment at the Lagos National Stadium, where he was honoured with

Top Nigerian Newspapers Headlines Today Thurs., Feb. 8th [AM Edition]

0 2885 0

Goodmorning Nigeria and welcome to the AM edition of concise roundup of top Nigerian newpapers headlines today Thursday, Feb. 8th. Army Launches ‘Exercise Cat Race’ In Benue, 5 Other States The Nigerian Army has launched operation “Ayem Akpatuma”, meaning ”Cat

No Comments

No Comments Yet!

No Comments Yet!

But You can be first one to write one

Write a Comment

Your data will be safe!

Your e-mail address will not be published. Also other data will not be shared with third person.
Required fields are marked*