Abuja- The Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore Fulani Socio- Cultural Association has threw its weight behind the Bauchi State Governor, Abdulkadir Bala Mohammed over his comment that every Nigeria has right to live in any part of the country and pursue his economic livelihood within the constitutional provision without any molestation.
The association described the Governor as courageous for speaking out his mind on issue which many politicians will consider as political risk.
This was disclosed in a statement issued by the, National Secretary ooff the association, Saleh Alhassan on Thursday in Abuja.
The statement explained that the Governor believed in the unity and peaceful co-existence of Nigeria as one indivisible entity where every citizen has equal right and privileges.
That he made the statement out of moral conviction with the aim of dousing the rising tension in the country.
The group added that the Governor should be applauded for providing purposeful leadership particularly to the north at this time.
The statement said any attempt to silence him for speaking out his mind on would not be tolerated.
According to statement ” Governor Bala Mohammed intervention in the ongoing raging herders /farmers conflicts is to simply situate the conflicts within the proper context devoid of the current politization with hope to finding sustainable solution rather than playing to the gallery.
“He has tread where angels are scared to tread in the past. He has taking what every politician will consider as political risk in the past by holding divergent views where others have failed or chicken out. So his current position on the herders /farmers conversation is not strange or out of context.”
“Despite the loud hues and cries from the dissenting voices across the country and threats from then cabals that whore holding sway at the villa he did not bucked.”
“He did it out of conviction and to douse the rising tension in the country then. He was never scared nor intimidated of speaking the truth. And it is our believe that Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed should be applauded from providing this kind of purposeful leadership particularly to the north at this very trying moments in our nation history.”
“Those attempting to silence him are only undertaking an exercise in futility as the majority of the northern masses particularly the pastoralists that have seen a leader and savior at this critical times are solidly behind him.”
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