The attacks on Christian worship facilities and their targets across Nigeria have once more been denounced by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Remember how terrorists stormed the St. Francis Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State, causing more than 20 fatalities and several injuries? This past weekend, three people were killed and numerous others were abducted in an attack by another group of terrorists on a church in Kaduna.In a statement released on Wednesday by his media assistant, Garba Shehu, Buhari responded to recent attacks on churches, saying they were planned by evil elements to cause religious tension in the nation.
“Our variety and freedom of religion are what make Nigeria great,” added Buhari. Nigeria’s strength comes from its diversity. Because of this, Nigeria’s enemies want to pit us against one another in order to destroy Nigeria.”
We won’t allow them. These evidently organized and politically driven criminal outrages won’t divert or split the country.Argentina’s 4k Aerial Film of the Patagonia Desert
There perpetrators are cowards—weak, evil guys with guns who kill defenseless women and children in their places of worship in cold blood.
Even in the middle of grief, he said, it gave him pride and hope to see people swarming the neighborhood hospitals to donate blood in the wake of the attack in Owo.