Millions of Nigerians all over the world are currently struck with grief following the horrific slaughter of 43 farmers in a rice farming town called Zabarmari in Here Local Government Area, Maiduguri, Borno State.
HumAngle reported in Saturday, November 28 that 43 farmers where attacked and beheaded by suspected Boko Haram terrorists in their rice fields while harvesting paddy. It was gathered that Zabarmari is just 20km to the Lafiya Dole Command Centre created by the Nigerian to counter attacks by the insurgents.
Many Nigerians took to social media to cry over the deaths of their northern brothers and to also berate, President Muhammadu Buhari, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratai.
Renowned activists, Aiisha Yesufu, Oby Ezekwesili and millions of Nigerians called for Buhari to be held accountable for the killings. The babaric incident has also been tagged ‘#Zabarmari Massacre’. Several hashtags relation to the killing of the farmers is trending all over social media.
“43 people beheaded and all seems calm and we say we are not animals in this country? No nah! What is with the heartless person we have as President and Commander-in-chief? Where is the outrage shown against #EndSars? Aren’t Northern Governors outraged? What about Buratai & IGP?”
“Oh God! Where is the incompetent, clueless, corrupt, inept and failure #ICCIF Rtd Major General Buhari @MBuhari who is also callous, heartless, irresponsible and pathetic #CHIP. Where is the ingrate who has failed as Commander-in-chief? Where is the General who became a coward?😭”
“Innalillahi wa Innalillahi rajiun.Oh No! Buhari @MBuhari is more concerned about those defending him on social media. What an absolute disaster. Buhari is worse than an epidemic. Oh No! Human beings beheaded just like that?Who is next?! Oh No”
“WHO IS HOLDING THE PRESIDENT ACCOUNTABLE? #ZabarmariMassacre”
Oby Ezekwesili wrote;
“You are hurt, Mr President @MBuhari ?
“Imagine. 43 of your citizens were just beheaded within the territory you swore an oath to defend and you are telling us “I am hurt” .Please don’t be hurt. Be hot in your pursuit of justice for the dead.Be hot against evil in the land.
“Forty-Three citizens beheaded on our Land by terrorists. Kai. Where was our Commander-in-Chief of Armed Forces? Where was DSS?Where was @HQNigerianArmy ?Where was @PoliceNG ?Ah. I forgot. They are busy hatching plans on how to deal some more with those #EndSARS protesters”
@__usyy wrote; “Buhari is not helping matter in bringing an end to this incessant Boko Haram killings in Arewa & he should knw that he’s not doing us a favour by protecting our lives, it’s his sole responsibility, we voted him for that. We cn’t tolerate his nonchalant attitude #ZabarmariMassacre.”
See tweets below;