A Northern group, Arewa Youth Meeting, has given Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho, 72 hours to maneuver Yoruba indigenes from the north.
The group gave the ultimatum whereas reacting to the assertion credited to Sunday Igboho on Wednesday, March 18 the place he stated the time had come for the actualization of the Yoruba Nation.
Sahara Reporters quoted Igboho as saying
“Ranging from now, we do not need herdsmen in our land to disturb our farms once more. If we meet any killer herdsmen, we’re going to face and destroy them.
If any police assault us for that, we’re prepared for them. We do not need Nigeria once more, however Yoruba nation. There is no such thing as a essence for one Nigeria when main sources within the nation are within the fingers of the northerners.
Sufficient is sufficient, no going again… we’re not fearful of anyone; these killer herders are taking on our land and they’re killing us”
Reacting to Igboho’s assertion, the Northern youth group in a press release launched by its speaker, Mohammed Salihu Danlami, requested Igboho to maneuver all Yorubas from the North inside 72 hours.
“One Mr. Sunday Igboho issued a press assertion wherein he was quoted as saying sufficient is sufficient; that the time for Yoruba nation is now, that they may now not accommodate and settle for the presence of Northerners.
The structure of the nation has made it crystal clear that any Nigerian can reside in any a part of the nation, regardless of his or her non secular and tribal placements.
We’re hereby giving him the ultimatum of 72 hours to maneuver his individuals out or we can be pressured to take crucial actions by personally taking the duty of getting his individuals again house,” the assertion learn partly
The Northern group stated that it nonetheless affirms its place as a law-abiding civil youth group, including that it could not fold its arm and watch harmless Nigerians being threatened by people who haven’t any regard and respect for the legislation.