Garba Shehu says Fulani herdsmen are a criminal gang while IPOB is a terrorist organisation


Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari has said while the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is a terrorist organization, fulani herdsmen cannot be defined as such.

He said this in an interview with Channels TV’s “Sunrise Daily.

He was asked why IPOB was speedily dealt with, while the herdsmen who have been killing farmers across the country have not been declared a terrorist organization.


Garba Shehu said the activities of IPOB were within the terrority of what a terrorist organization is, while the herdsmen are merely a criminal gang.

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