The Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, has said his administration would ensure to bring to justice, the perpetrators of the Plateau (Jos) attacks/unrest. ayokinews.com reports
The president made this known in a statement released by his Spokesman, Garba Shehu, on Sunday 29th August, 2021.
President Buhari appealed to Nigerians to embrace peace, love and unity above all as only that can bring about a good co-existence in the country and beyond.
He further warned the political, religious and community leaders against inciting violence in any part/region of the country.
The statement reads, “The Presidency wishes to assure all citizens that as a government, the administration is on top of events and is moving ahead with force to crush the perpetrators of the recent incidents of unrest in Plateau State,” the statement reads.
“But to achieve success, our communities must unite against these horrific attacks. Retributive violence is not the answer.
“While these troubled communities are being reinforced with security personnel, our religious, traditional and other community leaders must not allow the use of their spaces for the propagation of violence and incitement to violence.”