in , ,

Buhari orders security forces to shoot anyone with AK-47 on sight

President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally ordered security agents to shoot anyone with AK-47 on sight in the bush henceforth.

This is a replication of the action former President Olusegun Obasanjo took to end the menace of Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) in his first term as civilian President. SOJ WORLDWIDE ONLINE NEWS published the video clip of order on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.

READ ALSO:. Obasanjo was insulted when he warns Buhari about impending war – READ WHAT HE TOLD BUHARI

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu told BBC Hausa Services in an interview on Wednesday.

Bandits and several Fulani herdsmen operate with AK-47 and have been killing and maiming people across Nigeria.

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State had defended herdsmen carrying AK-47, saying they used it to protect themselves from cattle rustlers and others.

READ ALSO:. Gani Adams drops a BOMBSHELL, talks about readiness of Yorubas – WATCH HIM EXHIBITING STRATEGIC WISDOM!

Under the Nigerian law, no individual is expected to be seen with AK-47 except the military officers, but it is very common in Nigeria to see individuals with AK-47.

Shehu said the president had ordered military commanders to shoot anyone with AK-47.

According to him, Buhari was determined to end wanton killings of people by bandits in Zamfara and other parts of the country.

READ ALSO:. HRH Oba Tokunbo Tejuosho SPITS FIRE after Fulani Herdsmen destroy 400 acres of farmlands – EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE YORUBAS!

Shehu added that the “no-fly zone” order on the Zamfara airspace was informed by reports that helicopters were flown in by gangs engaged in illegal mining of gold deposits in the state, adding that the criminal gangs allegedly supply arms to bandits in exchange.

“The president has ordered security forces to go into the bushes and shoot whoever they see with sophisticated weapons like AK-47,” he told the BBC Hausa Service.

But Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has debunked insinuation that helicopters flew into the state with arms for bandits.

READ ALSO:. Veteran Nollywood actor, broadcaster, Sadiq Daba aka ‘Bulus’ is dead.

“It was just misinformation, nobody has proven that and if they have, they should prove it beyond any reasonable doubt and as the Chief Security Officer of my state, security of lives and properties of my people is my primary responsibility.

“Therefore, I support any decision that will help eliminate banditry in my state. As for the ban on mining, I have no problem with that because already, there is ban on it, that is my knowledge,” he added.

READ ALSO: Ugly events leading to civil war already with us in Nigeria, where is President Buhari? by Adesoji OMOSEBI


We are professionals, just tell us what you want, we will showcase and project you to the whole world at affordable charges.

We have our presence in Google, Nairaland, Opera News platforms, Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Pinterest, Telegram Tumblr, Instagrams etc

Call or contact us via WhatsApp numbers: 08023851511, 09069473894 or 09053330641 for your advert placement, Press Release, Conference, Interviews, Media and Publicity and so on.

Follow us on Twitter, @WAJU73 or SOJ WORLDWIDE ONLINE NEWS,
 (c) March 4, 2021

Written by Adesoji OMOSEBI

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde

Two killed in yet another clash between two ethnic groups in Oyo

INSIDE LIFE: Indian ladies give gays beatings of their lives, strip them naked – A MUST WATCH!