Why Benue people are angry with Atiku – AG, Gusa

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi

The Benue State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Michael Gusa has stated that the people of the state are justifiably angry with the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for the hurting comment he made against Governor Samuel Ortom in Kaduna recently.

Alhaji Abubakar had during the presidential interactive session organized by the Arewa Joint Committee held in Kaduna reportedly said “I am angry with Governor Ortom for profiling Fulanis as bandits and terrorists because I am a Fulani.”

Irked by the statement, the Justice Commissioner noted Wednesday in Makurdi that the people of the state were equally infuriated by the comment.

According to him, “It is not just Governor Samuel Ortom that is angry, the Governor represents the people of Benue state, so the people of Benue state are angry with what the presidential candidate of the PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar said against the Governor of…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper