The pan Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere and its Ndigbo counterpart, Ohanaeze, have berated the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, for likening the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria to their groups.
Shehu had said the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria should not be criminalised because the Fulani group was in the same league with Afenifere and Ohanaeze Ndigbo.
He also defended the meeting between the acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and the leadership of the Miyetti Allah, adding that the government needed the cooperation of Miyetti Allah to help in tackling weapons proliferation as the security situation in the country worsened.
But the two socio-political organisations said it was wrong to compare them with Miyetti Allah. Read more