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FG explodes on Obasanjo’s claim to Islamization, the fulness of Nigeria

FG explodes on Obasanjo’s claim to Islamization, the fulness of Nigeria

The national government has asked the previous president Olusegun Obasanjo to pull back his ongoing remarks which attributed ethnoreligious thought process to Boko Haram, ISWAP, fear to monger in the nation, just as apologies to Nigerians.

GISTOK had announced that Obasanjo on Saturday denounced the abnormal state of frailty in Nigeria, expressing that the Federal Government alone can’t handle the hazard.

He lamented that both Boko Haram and herders demonstrations of savagery were not treated as they ought to toward the start. As per him, “They have both hatched and created past what Nigeria can deal with alone. They are presently joined and internationalized with ISIS in charge.

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“It is never again an issue of absence of training and absence of work for our adolescents in Nigeria which it started as, and it is currently West African organization, African Islamization and worldwide composed violations of human dealing, tax evasion, sedate dealing, firearm dealing, unlawful mining and routine change.”

Responding in an announcement issued in Abuja on Tuesday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, asserted that such “tactless, profoundly hostile and disruptive remarks are far beneath the status of a senior statesman.” He included that, “It is especially awful that a man who battled to keep Nigeria one is a similar one looking to misuse the nation’s separation points to isolate it in incredible nightfall.”

The priest expressed that Boko Haram and ISWAP are fear based oppressor associations unadulterated and essential, including that they are minimal about ethnicity or religion while executing their senseless killings and obliteration.

“Since the Boko Haram emergency, which has been stewing under the watch of Obasanjo, bubbled over in 2009, the fear-based oppressor association has murdered a higher number of Muslims than followers of some other religion.

“The fear-based oppressor bunch exploded a more significant number of mosques than some other places of love and isn’t known to have saved any unfortunate casualty based on their ethnicity. “It is in this manner silly to state that Boko Haram and its ISWAP variation have as their objective the ‘Colonisation and Islamisation’ of Nigeria, West Africa or Africa,” he said.

Mohammed called attention to that President Muhammadu Buhari put to rest the mis-portrayal of Boko Haram as an Islamic association when he stated, in his debut discourse in 2015, that “Boko Haram is a careless, atheist gathering who are as far from Islam as one can consider.”

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He emphasized that Obasanjo’s remarks were along these lines, “as coldhearted and devilish as they are as hostile and disruptive in a multi-ethnic and multi-religious nation like Nigeria.” “It is pondering whether there is no restriction to how far the previous President will go in tossing toxic darts at his apparent political foes.”

The pastor noticed that Obasanjo’s remedies for completion the Boko Haram/ISWAP emergency, which incorporate looking for help outside the shores of Nigeria, are coming quite a long while late. He said President Buhari had done that and more since accepting office, “subsequently, the extraordinary achievement he has recorded in handling the fear mongers”.

“Not long after expecting office in 2015, President Buhari’s first excursions outside the nation were to rally the help of Nigeria’s neighbors – Benin, Cameroon, Chad, and Niger – for the endeavors to fight the fear mongers.

“The President additionally aroused the help of the worldwide network, beginning with the G7, and after that the US, France. what’s more, the UN. “That clarifies the gigantic debasing of Boko Haram, which has since lost its ability to complete the sort of marvelous assaults for which it ended up scandalous, and the recuperation of every last trace of caught A Nigerian area from the psychological militants,” he said.

The Minister likewise noticed that Obasanjo’s call for wide counsels with different gatherings as a significant aspect of the endeavors to handle the Boko Haram emergency had been killed by his less than ideal remarks which have served more to estrange countless, who are annoyed by his unseemly and offensive hypothesis. He approached the previous President, whom he said took projectiles for Nigeria’s solidarity, not to enable the individual ill will to abrogate his affection for a unified Nigeria.