05 September 2020 by RILWANU Attah kafindangi
The President of Jamata Izalatil Bid’ah wa iqamatis Sunnah, JIBWIS, and the President of the African Union of Ahlus- sunnah, Sheikh Dr. Abdullahi Bala Lau has called on Kaduna State Governor, Nasir Ahmad El-rufa’i to take immediate action against the kidnappers, on the Kaduna-Abuja Highway.
Sheikh Bala Lau, during a visit to the Governor at the State House in Kaduna said the purpose of the visit was to discuss the security issues bedevilling the State, ranging from the conflict in Southern Kaduna and kidnappings on the Kaduna-Abuja highway.
Sheikh Bala Lau added that leaders must realize that their main responsibility is to protect the lives and property of the people hence the need for the government to do its best, to address this issue.
In his remarks, Governor Nasir El-rufai expressed his delight at the visit and explained that in his five years as Governor at the Kaduna State Government House, he had never received such a learned Scholar.
The governor also told the group that they were ready at any time to take advice from religious leaders to resolve the crisis plaguing the State.
He assured the delegation that steps were being taken to restore peace in the State.