The Sultan of Sokoto Abubakar Saad the third, has blamed the spate of killings in the north on government’s inability to discharge its obligation to protect citizens.
He was speaking at the General Assembly of the Northern Traditional Rulers Council in Kaduna.
The Sultan, who is chairman of the council, lamented over the killings of innocent people including children and pregnant women.
He urged state governors never to keep those issues away from their tables. Warning that they cannot keep such things under the carpet.