The Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion expressed displeasure with the widespread attacks on farming communities by the herdsmen in different parts of the country, stressing that the situation was contrary to Nigeria’s desire to promote agriculture. They have however called on the Federal Government to take decisive actions to disarm Fulani herdsmen, so as to stem the rising wave of attack and killings of harmless farmers.
It also called on the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to a create a plan on how to stop the killing of Christians in the country.
The remark was contained in a communiqué issued on Sunday by Bishop Rev. Duke Akamisoko after the second session of the third synod held at St. Bartholomew’s Cathedral, Kubwa in Abuja.
The Bishop also called on the three arms of government to guard the constitutional provisions of freedom of worship and association.