Buhari orders security agents to shoot anyone that does this (READ FOR DETAILS)

President Muhammadu has ordered security agencies to shoot anyone carrying AK-47 rifle.

His spokesman, Garba Shehu, made the announcement in an interview with the BBC Hausa.

also directed suppression of refused to surrender.

“The president has ordered security forces to go into the bushes and shoot whoever they see with sophisticated weapons like AK-47,” Shehu said.

have been terrorizing Northwestern states in recent years. The outlaws engage in murders and kidnap for ransom.

In , Halilu Sububu, a bandit leader, said daily attacks were caused by a breach of agreement.

Sububu asked President to personally visit them for talks.