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Sheikh Gumi berates politicians for attending Buhari’s son wedding in private jets




Controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has faulted Nigerian politicians for hiring personal jets to attend the marriage of President Muhammed Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari on Friday, whereas tons of of college kids are languishing in kidnappers den

Recall that, Yusuf Buhari married Zarah 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 outstanding personalities from inside and outdoors the nation.

Sheikh Ahmad Gumi throughout a preaching programme at Sultan Bello Mosque in Kaduna mentioned Nigerian politicians employed personal jets to attend the president’s son’s wedding ceremony, however forgot tons of of harmless souls languishing in kidnappers’ den throughout the nation.

He mentioned “some persons 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 all over the place. Persons are dealing with all method of issues, but politicians spend public funds on personal jets.”

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

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

“Some individuals have by no means earned N1 million of their life, however bandits would demand N10 million. Many individuals have offered their homes, farms, every thing and paid bandits for ransom, but, some should not fortunate to have their family members launched unto them.

The cleric decried how politicians corrupted the clergy, saying spiritual leaders have turn out to be subservient to politicians.

“Some spiritual leaders can’t 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 converse 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 needs to be used to cater for the individuals is the one they rent personal jets to junket round. Are you not additionally a bandit?

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

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