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Don’t Push Your Luck, We Have Capacity To Crush You – Buhari Warns Bandits

Valentine Chinyem



President Muhammadu has warned bandits harassing citizens to desist from judging his government as weak, adding that it has capacity to crush them, if they change their ways.

This is coming after the attacks in Zamfara State which led to the death of about 80 persons and the destruction of properties.

Buhari described the attacks as “insane,” and warned that “these criminals should stop pushing their luck too far by believing that the government lacks the capacity to crush them.”

In a statement by his media aide, Garba Shehu, Buhari condemned the incidents, and restated that “such wanton disregard for life will be brought to an end sooner than later.”

“The violence against poor villagers who are struggling with poverty and other severe economic challenges is not going to be tolerated by this administration,” he added.

He directed Nigeria’s security agencies to immediately close all gaps in their operations that are being exploited by criminals to wreak havoc, asking them to “redouble their efforts in bringing an end to this mindless violence against innocent people.

“Let’s not give these criminals any opportunity to succeed by taking the war to their own camps and stop them in their tracks before they even have the time to respond under our massive firepower.