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MURIC Opens Up On Having Talks With ISWAP

The chief of the Muslim Rights Worry (MURIC), Prof. Ishaq Akintola has reacted to the claims that he’s having talks with terrorist teams outdoor the rustic.

Akintola in a remark made to be had to newsmen in Lagos State on Tuesday, August 11 faulted the claims by way of a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, who challenged President Muhammadu Buhari’s led management to research MURIC.

Alternatively, MURIC has these days distanced itself from having a hyperlink with any terrorist workforce inside of or outdoor the country, noting that the crowd is easily disciplined, of the prime esteem and would now not affiliate itself with any terrorist workforce.

In step with him, the crowd had at all times condemned terrorists and their actions inside of and outdoor Nigeria.

“Our consideration has been interested in a hearsay that MURIC gained 200,000 greenbacks from Islamic State for West Africa Province (ISWAP),” the remark reads.

It added, “This is a depraved concoction from the pit of Jahannam. We claim obviously, categorically that we’ve got by no means had any touch with ISWAP or every other terrorist workforce.

“We stay dedicated to the solidarity and indivisibility of Nigeria,”

Akintola reiterates that “the allegation used to be illogical,” pronouncing that “the crowd has at all times condemned each and every act of terror whether or not it took place inside of or outdoor the rustic.”

“The motto of MURIC is ‘discussion, now not violence’. So how are we able to descend so low as to gather cash from terrorists? Such lies won’t fly.

“The terrorists themselves know that we will be able to by no means reinforce them. How can they offer us cash? The allegation is lifeless on arrival. We’re a disciplined workforce. We’ve by no means been recognized to have interaction in any violent protest or assault for the reason that established order of MURIC in 1994.”

He added, “It’s maximum diabolical to accuse a bunch that has pursued non violent advocacy for 26 years of getting any reference to terrorists,”

MURIC steered the incumbent executive to research additional the supply of the guidelines, including its workforce hasn’t ever been curious about any world task.

He stated, “We intentionally limited ourselves to the Nigerian setting with a purpose to keep away from headaches. We’ve sufficient on our palms inside the nation. So how can a former intelligence leader from some distance away Mali display pastime in us?

“We urge our detractors to desist from their evil tactics and pursue the trail of honour,” MURIC famous.

In the meantime, President Muhammadu Buhari has blamed the failure to take on the Boko Haram insurgency in northeastern Nigeria at the executive’s loss of assets.

President Buhari made the disclosure on Monday all through a gathering with the Affiliation of North East Governors at his place of job in Aso Villa.


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