Fulanis Are Law Abiding Citizens, They Respect Constituted Authority. Says Emir Sanusi
The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi 11 has said Fulanis are Nigerians who are law abiding citizens that respect the constituted authorities in the country.
Sanusi made the declaration at the weekend in Minna at a National Executive Council meeting of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) attended by Lamido of Adamawa , Muhammadu Barkindo Musdafa, Professor Ango Abdullahi, Dr. Aliyu Tilde and other stakeholders.
According to him, criminals have no tribal marks, and as such, Nigerians should exercise caution whenever a crime is committed by avoiding ethnic profiling.
The Emir however urged various Fulani associations to identify criminals within their midst for prosecution and called on the herders to imbibe the culture of patient and perseverance even in the face of provocation.
He also noted that stakeholders to also liaise with state governors of Niger, Kogi, Nasarawa and Kano who have indicated interest to allocate grazing reserves with a view to developing them.