Abubakar Ahmad Gumi

The Week In Review: VAT ‘Wahala’, Buhari Vs IPOB In Imo, Sheikh Gumi Again And More…

President Muhammadu Buhari paid a one-day working visit to Imo State despite IPOB Sit-at-home order; Rivers State, Lagos State battle FIRS over VAT; Controversial Islamic Cleric Shiekh Abubakar Gumi advocates on bandits behalf again. We are reporting these and more as we review the past week! States, Federal Government battle over Value Added Tax Wike/Sanwo-Olu […]

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Gumi’s Visit To Igboho Should Be Probed – Yoruba Group

The Alliance for Oke-Ogun Development (AOD) has demanded the probe of the recent visit of renowned Islamic cleric, Abubakar Ahmad Gumi to Igboho town in Oyo State. Recall that Gumi alongside the former Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Health Insurance Scheme, Usman Yusuf, had visited the town last week, calling on Yoruba Nation agitators to shelve […]

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‘You’re A Lover Of Bandits’ – Fani-Kayode Fires Gumi

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has condemned controversial Islamic cleric, Sheik Ahmad Gumi for defending bandits and criminal herdsmen. Naija News recalls Gumi had on Monday claimed that the bandit terrorists in the northern region of Nigeria are going nowhere. In a post on his Facebook page on Monday, Gumi said the military action against criminal […]

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‘Your Visit Was Provocative’ – Gani Adams Knocks Gumi Over Visit To Igboho

The Aareonakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams has berated controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, over his visit to Igboho town in Oyo State. Naija News had reported that Gumi visited the town at the weekend, calling on Yoruba Nation agitators to shelve their agitation for secession. But in a statement on Friday on behalf of […]

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‘We Need To Live Together’ – Gumi Visits Igboho [Photo]

Following the Farmers-herders clashes in the country, controversial Islamic scholar, Sheik Ahmad Gumi has visited Igboho town in Oyo State. The popular cleric has been in the news this week, asking the Federal Government to grant amnesty to bandit terrorists and stop the military operations in Zamfara State. During his visit to the town at […]

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FG Should Extend Amnesty To Bandits – Gumi Insists

Controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has again asked the Federal Government to extend its amnesty programme to bandits. In an interview with newsmen on Friday, the cleric said the bandits been ‘forced’ into criminality due to government neglect and lack of political will. Gumi added that the government to grant amnesty to bandits just […]

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Twitter Ban: You Can’t Fight Media, Be More Mature – Gumi To FG

Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Abubakar Gumi has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government for banning Twitter in Nigeria indefinitely. Naija News recalls that the Federal Government on Friday suspended, indefinitely, the operations of microblogging and social networking service, Twitter. Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, announced the suspension in a statement signed by […]

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