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Ali Ndume, the senator representing Borno South has stated that granting blanket amnesty to bandits as suggested by prominent Islamic cleric Sheikh Gumi may breed a new set of criminality. This was stated by Senator Ndume when he featured on a Channels Television Programme on Sunday, February 28. Ndume who stated that the government must tackle the banditry situation with the carrot and stick approach, averred that granting blanket amnesty to bandits might embolden other criminal groups and give them hope of bringing the government to negotiate with them. He said;. “I don’t think blanket amnesty is the solution, because if you do that, another form of criminality may emerge, hoping tha... Full story

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