There are panic and confusion in Numan,
Adama State as Fulani youth under the auspices of Jonde Jam Fulani Youth
Association of Nigeria (JAFUYAN) has vowed to unleash further fire and
fury over the killing of their kinsmen if the Federal Government fail to
Be that as it may, the National
President of Jonde Jam, Alhaji Saidu Maikano, in a statement released to
newsmen expressed deep worry over the killings. He said, “Jonde Jam is
convening a national stakeholders meeting to take a definite stand on
this act of wickedness against its members”.
It would be recalled no fewer than 60
persons were slaughtered by Fulani herdsmen in Numan Local Government
area of Adamawa State were massacred barely a week ago, after a bloody
clash with farmers.
He said: “It is with heavy heart that we
totally condemn the massacre of over 60 women and children in Shaforon,
Kikem and Kodemti villages in Numan local government of Adamawa State
on November 19, 2017.
“This is the latest in a coordinated
agenda to wipe out our people systematically through ethnic cleansing.
This particular dastardly act is perpetrated by the Bachama ethnic
militia in Numan Local Government against the defenceless and unarmed
women and children.
This came few months after another
ethnic militia attack on Fulani communities on the Mambila Plateau in
Taraba State, and another in Kajuru Local Government of Kaduna State.
This is apart from other isolated cases of killing of our members across
“We therefore condemn in totality this
barbaric act of cruelty against humanity and demand a clear action by
the Federal Government under the leadership of President Muhammad Buhari
to protect all our members and their resources as bona fide citizens of
the country. We also unequivocally demand justice for our killed
members, as justice remains the only way to peace.
''The entire Fulani herdsmen of this
country are today paying the prize of coordinated campaign that had
deliberately profiled them as perpetrators while they are the major