By Stanley Onyekwere
Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, a Fulani socio-cultural association has petitioned the commissioner of police, Bauchi state command over alleged impostor, parading as chairman of the association.
The petition signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the group, Alhaji Yusuf Musa Ardo, and addressed to the state commissioner of police and copied the state Director of Security Services (DSS) and the state chairman of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore.
The petition made available to newsmen yesterday accused one Garba Saleh Kasuwa of going round claiming to be the state Chairman of the group.
“We write on behalf of the National Executive of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore following the unwholesome and unconstitutional activities of one Garba Saleh Kasuwa parading himself as the chairman of our association in Bauchi state.”
While nothing that the association constitution does not provide room for faction, the petition noted that the national headquarters of the association decided to write the police as a law abiding group that has respect for the rule of law.
“We are taking this step to write as law abiding citizens who believed in the rule of law as opposed to brigandage and riotousness. Our association founded on the prism of law and order and would not accept any body to scatter us.
The Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore further said that the recognized chairman of the group in Bauchi state is Mallam Mohammed Ussaini Buzaye not Mallam Garba Saleh Kasuwa.
The group called on the security agencies and government of Bauchi state to relate with Mallam Buzaye as the recognized chairman of the association in the state.
Ardo further called on Fulani Pastoralist in the state to accord respect on their chairman, Buzaye for the purpose of peace and progress of the association and Bauchi state in general.