IGP, Buhari govt under fire for negotiating with bandits, funding herdsmen with N100bn

A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has condemned the Inspector General of police for branding armed bandits in the North as ‘freedom fighters.’


HURIWA, while also condemning the decision by some northern governors of Katsina, Zamfara and Sokoto States to negotiate with armed Fulani bandits said the bandits are responsible for hundreds of deaths and the destruction of property in the states.


The rights group accused the Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Mohammed Adamu of choosing to ‘wine and dine’ with armed bandits rather than wielding the big stick against the lawless mass murders in the North West of Nigeria.


In a media statement signed by the National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko and the National Media Affairs Director, Miss. Zainab Yusuf, it said the interview ”in which the police chief supported the ongoing unconstitutional unholy communion between Northern State governors and armed bandits will go down in the history of what would be left of Nigeria as the darkest period of the Nation-state because it is inconceivable that an officer of the law would boldly defecate on top of the sacred laws of the Country.”


The statement reads, “Let it be known to the current IGP Mohammed Adamu that his latest statement equating criminal armed mass killers as same as the Niger Delta agitators is not only disingenuous, pedestrian, spurious, puerile and myopic, but it is a direct affront to the constitution of Nigeria”.


72 responses to “IGP, Buhari govt under fire for negotiating with bandits, funding herdsmen with N100bn”

  1. Avatar Princess Chiamaka says:

    Nawa oo

  2. Avatar Dare Omolola says:

    This is not right at all.

  3. Avatar Williamsjah says:

    Can you imagine

  4. Bakare Naimat Bakare Naimat says:


  5. steplord01 steplord01 says:

    wtf!!! this money dey for nigeria?

  6. Avatar Rosemary Osaivwe Akhadia says:

    Hmm, only God will save this country

  7. Avatar Stella Tamuno says:


  8. Avatar Abdulazeez Ayobamidele says:


  9. Avatar Kaycee Gold says:

    Hmm what is Nigeria turning into……

  10. Okpueze Okpueze says:


  11. Avatar Celestina Anaka says:

    Only God can save this country

  12. Avatar Celestina Anaka says:

    This country can only be saved by God

  13. Avatar Okubanjo Abosede says:

    What is all this

  14. Akporue Victory Akporue Victory says:

    Wasting huge amount of money for herds men

  15. Avatar Itoro Ifot says:

    Imagine this

  16. Avatar MONEYgood says:


  17. Realonebolaji Realonebolaji says:

    No be small.thing when will senseless people stop all this stupidity

  18. Abdullahi Aliyu Abdullahi Aliyu says:

    Ah why

  19. Avatar Cookie says:

    Oh really