Governor Abdullahi Ganduje’s aide Salihu Tanko Yakasai a.ok.a Dawisu has taken a swipe at Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II over his comment which advocated for jail time period for folks of the kidnapped Kano children who have been found in Anambra State after 5 years.
The Kano Monarch known as for the arrest of the dad and mom of kidnapped children on expenses of prison negligence whereas talking on the 2019 Public Marketing campaign Towards Drug Abuse organised by League for Societal Safety Towards Drug Abuse (LESPADA).
Sanusi stated “On the difficulty of kidnapped Kano children, I’ve been talking with Obi of Onitsha on the difficulty. We’re retaining monitor on the difficulty.
“We heard all method of shock towards the Igbos that our children have been stolen. Did the Igbo kidnappers enter into your own home to abduct the kid? Or, did you permit your baby to roam in the road aimlessly?
“We should inform ourselves the reality. When the primary dad and mom reported the case of their lacking children to me, I stated, had I bought the powers I’ve despatched the dad and mom to jail.
“I even directed that the commissioner of police needs to be requested if we now have any regulation known as prison negligence. Don’t we now have such a regulation? Whoever involves report abduction of his 4-year-old baby whereas taking part in deserves to be jailed. Prison negligence!
“Hausa man should change his pondering. We are going to all the time apportion blame on Igbos, Yoruba, when it’s really our fault.
“Now, make try to abduct a toddler in Onitsha and see if you will see one obtainable. Is that this not true? Do they depart their three to 4-year-old children roaming in the road begging?
“Should you can’t feed your loved ones, don’t ship your baby to beg on your behalf. If we proceed to reside in self-denial, we are going to reside to cry, shifting blame.
“I am not saying others are not guilty, I know tomorrow people will start saying I am blaming parents for abduction of their children. I know my statement is always misconstrued. I did not say they are not guilty, but Hausa man himself observed in a proverb that ‘if the fly is stubborn, the candy is sweet.”
Nonetheless reacting to the comment credited to Emir Sanusi by way of a tweet he shared, Governor Ganduje’s aide stated the kidnapped children will not be almajiri children. He described Emir Sanusi’s comment as “reckless.”
Yakassai wrote “A really reckless comment to make. I ponder if any of his family get kidnapped or stolen, he’ll act the identical approach.
“The kids are not almajiris for goodness sake. SLS (Sanusi Lamido Sanusi) should have kept quiet instead of opening his filthy mouth to make such insensitive remarks. Nonsense!”