Bandits use ransom to buy weapons, settle informants – Sheikh Gumi

Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, Shiekh Ahmad Gumi has disclosed that bandits use proceeds from kidnapping to purchase arms and settle informants. Gumi disclosed this while dismissing claims that government officials and the elites are behind the increased activities of banditry in the North.he cleric also disclosed that bandits are fighting an ethnic and not ideological war.… Continue reading Bandits use ransom to buy weapons, settle informants – Sheikh Gumi

He has taken up the mantle of his father who said a Christian will never rule Nigeria – Femi Fani-Kayode slams Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Gumi (video)

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has slammed prominent Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Gumi for saying Nigerians will regret removing Isa Pantami as the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy following the controversy that surrounded his past comment which many alleged supports the extremism. FFK in a recent interview, alleged that the Islamic cleric is speaking… Continue reading He has taken up the mantle of his father who said a Christian will never rule Nigeria – Femi Fani-Kayode slams Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Gumi (video)

Sheikh Gumi to Nigerians: You will regret it if Pantami is removed

Several Nigerians including pressure groups have requested for the sacking of Isa Pantami after videos from the 2000s resurfaced wherein the minister was seen supporting Al-Qaeda and the Taliban. However, the communication minister, Pantami has recanted his past views on the terror groups, saying his position at the time was based on his understanding as… Continue reading Sheikh Gumi to Nigerians: You will regret it if Pantami is removed

Go after Sheikh Gumi, Shekau and bandits before coming for me – Sunday Igboho tells FG

Popular Yoruba activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho has spoken up against his failed arrest on Friday February 26. Reacting to a face-off between him and security agents around the Guru Maharaji bus stop on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in an interview with Punch, Igboho told the Federal Government to go after Boko Haram leader,… Continue reading Go after Sheikh Gumi, Shekau and bandits before coming for me – Sunday Igboho tells FG

‘They are peaceful people’- Sheikh Gumi makes case for Fulani herdsmen that took to banditry

Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, who has been having peace meetings with bandits in some parts of the country, has said that the Fulani herdsmen who have taken to banditry are peaceful people and that they are victims of circumstance. Sheikh Gumi shared this opinion when he spoke during an interview with Channels TV on… Continue reading ‘They are peaceful people’- Sheikh Gumi makes case for Fulani herdsmen that took to banditry

Sheikh Gumi meets bandits who kidnapped 27 Kagara students and shot one dead (Photos/Video)

Popular Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, met with abductors of the staff and students of Government Science College, Kagara, Niger State. According to TVC News, the meeting took place at Tagina forest in Niger State on Thursday, February 18. The bandits wielding their guns, were led by their leader, Dogo Gide. Sheik Gumi appealed to… Continue reading Sheikh Gumi meets bandits who kidnapped 27 Kagara students and shot one dead (Photos/Video)