President Muhammad Buhari has condemned in totality what he calls as “Unprovoked and Cold-blooded” murder of Yobe state-based Islamic Cleric Sheik Goni Aisami by a one soldier of the Nigerian Army.
The senior special assistant to the President on Digital communication Bashir Ahmad disclosed this in a series of tweet posted in his official Twitter handle @BashirAhmaad.
The statement said the incident may lead to fearful assisting of soldiers, thereby destroying the bond of trust between military and the civilians.
The Post read in full: “President @MBuhari has strongly condemned what he calls “the unprovoked and cold-blooded murder of a Yobe State-based Islamic cleric Sheikh Goni Aisami, by a callous soldier he had offered a lift as confirmed by the Police.”
“This incident is capable of making our fellow citizens to be fearful of assisting soldiers, thereby destroying the bond of trust between our military and the civilians”. – President Buhari
“I call on the military authorities to punish the perpetrators of this heinous crime without delay, and flush out other elements with such criminal tendencies”, President Muhammadu Buhari