The number citizen of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has charged Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State and other South-West Governors complaining about herdsmen attacks in their states to, individually put an end to the continuous clashes, telling them not to wait for his order before dealing with the bandits.
The President made this statement in an exclusive morning interview with Arise TV today while granting an audience to questions regarding state policing and farmers/herders clash.
He revealed that recently, two Southwest governors visited him to complain about herdsmen encroaching on farmers’ lands in their regions.
“You know these people more than I do, and you are democratically elected to protect your people. Don’t sit idly expecting me to do everything, take action,” he said.