Nigeria’s Communication and Digital Economy minister, Isa Pantami has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari was unable to eat food after learning that Muslim travellers were slaughtered in Jos, Plateau state’s capital.
Reports as per Daily Nigerian says the minister made the disclosure while speaking at a special visit to the Islamic cleric to convey the president’s condolences.
Recall that it was reported that about 25 Muslim travellers were killed at Rukuba, Jos while returning from a religious assembly organised by Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi in Bauchi State.
Pantami told the cleric that President Buhari was saddened by the killings such that he could not eat. He said;
“The president had since directed that the perpetrators of the attack be fished out and prosecuted.
“He spoke with top military brass on the issue. He had just returned from a journey, and as matter of fact the president could not even eat food.”
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