In Bauchi: Women, children to embark on hunger strike

In Bauchi: Women, children to embark on hunger strike if…

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In Bauchi: Women, children to embark on hunger strike if President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) did not remove their hands from the just concluded gubernatorial election in the state.

From Sule Aliyu, Bauchi

 

Women Coalition for Sustainable Peace and Viable Democratic gains in Bauchi State has threatened to embark on hunger strike if President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) did not remove their hands from the just concluded gubernatorial election in the state.

 

The women, flanked by their children, stated this when they offered a special prayer at Bauchi Eid Praying Ground recently.

 

They said the electorates in the state have spoken and made their choice, stating that they elected Senator Bala Abdulkadir Muhammad, Kauran Bauchi and their wishes should be respected.

 

Spokesperson of the coalition, Fatima U Muhammad said: “We want to embark on hunger strike if President Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and their lieutenants did not remove their hands from enforcing Governor Abubakar upon them.

 

She said they organized the prayer session to seek God’s blessings.

On her part, Malama Salamatu Bappa alleged that women and children and the entire state suffered in the last four years of Governor Abubakar’s administration.

 

She said the electorates in the state decided not to allow a repeat of another wasteful four years by the governor.

 

In their separates remarks, Malama Fatima Bala Muhammad, Maryam Aminu and Muhammad Bala prayed God to bring sustainable peace in the state.

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