- Commends FG On Ebola Containment
Ebola Disease In Nigeria Is A Punishment From God Says Emir Of Kanam By Yakubu Busari,Jos
The Emir of Kanam in Kanam Local Government Area of Plateau state HRH , Mohammadu Babangida Mua’azu has commended administration of President Goodluck Jonathan for taking proactive measure towards contending the scourge of Ebola virus also caution traditional village heads on local method stressing is God punishment for our sin .
Speaking to Journalists at his palace in Kanam Local government area yesterday the Royal father also called on federal government to take proactive measures in tackling the security challenges in the same way they are handling Ebola virus disease.
In addition ,the Emir also tasked politicians in Nigeria to be God fearing because most of them have turn their back on God .
Mua’azu stressed the need for people to maintain hand washing, cleanliness and personal hygiene
He lamented that the big problem that is facing us today in Nigeria is that after electing our leaders into office most of them abandoned the poor masses who were used during electioneering campaign.
He hinted that the scourge of Ebola virus being experienced all over the world is a sign of punishment from God that we have turn away from God , so there is need for everyone to remain faithful to him.
Mua’azu cautioned leaders to shun violence ,religion ,ethnic or inflammatory statements that are capable of breaking the country .
He explained that Nigeria wiil not disintegrate before 2015 assuring people that God will not allow evil to befall his people because there are people who serve him with genuine purpose.
Mohammadu Babagida advice parents to instill discipline and commitment in the lives of the youth .
The Emir also advocated for inter- tribal marriage as panacea to peace building in which we can regain our loss glory and the mother tongues .
Mua’azu noted that the challenges of allowing our sons to get married outside our tribes lead to the decay in moral upbringing of children.
He appealed that government should introduce cultural and moral value in the proposed curriculum so that it will help us develop .
Speaking on the falling standard of education in Nigeria ,the Royal father urged government to rededicated more effort in the fight again poverty ,corruption .
Mua’azu charged the youths to take their future with all seriousness not to allow themselves to be used by politicians during elections.
He emphasized further that the current Boko Haram threats is a global security problem.