MIYETTI ALLAH CATTLE BREEDERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA MACBAN.
Joint Press Release:
Miyyeti Allah Condemns Killings of Two Fulani Herdsmen in Southern Kaduna.:
MIYETTI ALLAH Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria National and Kaduna State Chapter wish to condemn in totality, the recent killing of two Fulani youths who were grazing their cows by youths from unguwan Yashi, Fantsuwam chiefdom of Jemaa LGA on Saturday.
The FULANI youth, Anas Shuaibu 20 old ad Yahaya Musa 14 who were grazing their animals were attacked and killed by the youth without any slight provocation.
The Association condemned the cowardly attacks by the blood thirsty youth and called on the security agencies to fish the culprits out and bring them to book. The Association wish to commend the efforts of the youth leader of the community who supported the security agencies in fishing out the suspected killers and called on the FULANI to exercise restrain and remain law abiding as the relevant authorities are working round the clock to ensure that justice is done.
The Association called on the media to always report these aggressions rather than reporting only one side. We observed that when Fulani’s are attacked the press will be silent but when there is reprisal or retaliation it is blown out of proportion there portraying the aggrieved as the aggressors.
The Association also condemn the killing of another Fulani man whose corpse was discovered in MADAKIYA, Bajju Chiefdom in Zangon Kataf LGA.
The Association wish reaffirm it’s support for dialogue as the only option for achieving lasting peace and reconciliation and call on all parties to forgive the past and embrace peace without which there will no development.
Ibrahim Abdullah. Haruna Usman
Ast Nat. Sec. Gen., State Chairman.