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Nigerian Leaders Flying Jets To Wedding While Citizens Rot In Bandits’ Dens – Sheikh Gumi Knocks Politicians




Controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has faulted Nigerian politicians for hiring non-public jets to attend the marriage of President Muhammed Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari on Friday, whereas a whole bunch of faculty kids are languishing in bandits’ dens.

Recall that, Yusuf Buhari married Zahra Bayero, the daughter of the Emir of Bichi, Nasiru Bayero, in a grand ceremony held in Bichi, Kano.

The occasion was attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, former President Goodluck Jonathan, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, serving and former governors, conventional rulers, in addition to distinguished personalities from inside and outdoors the nation.

In response to Each day Publish, Sheikh Gumi throughout a preaching programme at Sultan Bello Mosque in Kaduna acknowledged this, including that Nigerian politicians employed non-public jets to attend the president’s son’s marriage ceremony, however forgot a whole bunch of harmless souls languishing in kidnappers’ den throughout the nation.

He mentioned, “Some individuals are in captivity in bushes dying silently as kidnappers are holding unto them till ransom is paid. Others are affected by starvation, because it’s in all places. Individuals are dealing with all method of issues, but politicians spend public funds on non-public jets.”

Sheikh Ahmad Gumi then requested, “When Prophet Mohammed married off his daughter, who got here from Mecca or Yemen? In all the Medina; no righteous individuals to supervise the solemnisation?

“Some politicians are spending cash to rent jets to go to a marriage whereas criminals are holding folks to ransom within the bush. The criminals (bandits) are milking the folks.

“Some folks have by no means earned N1million of their life, however bandits would demand N10 million. Many individuals have bought their homes, farms, all the pieces and paid bandits for ransom, but, some aren’t fortunate to have their family members launched unto them.”

The cleric decried how politicians corrupted the clergy, saying spiritual leaders have develop into subservient to politicians.

“Some spiritual leaders can not survive with out behaving in a servile method in the direction of politicians. Politicians have spoilt the clerics. Atrocities are dedicated within the nation however nobody can communicate up.

“Folks assume solely these within the bush (bandits) milk us dry, no! Even our leaders milk us dry. The place did they get the cash to rent all these jets?

“In one of many states, some footage of a dilapidated hospital have been despatched to me. The roof was blown off and a affected person was mendacity on the mattress. That governor is in Kano to attend a marriage.

“What number of colleges have been rehabilitated? The cash that must be used to cater for the folks is the one they rent non-public jets to junket round. Are you not additionally a bandit?

“We vent our anger in opposition to ourselves, different tribes. Individuals are left killing themselves due to poor management,” Gumi added.

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