Women’s Situation Room Nigeria, a NGO in Gombe chapter has followed its counterparts nationwide to hold a peace rally in Gombe metropolis condemning the killings in Nigeria.
Speaking to newsman after the rally, the Northeast Zonal Coordinator of the coalition, Hajiya Zariatu Abubakar said women are saddened by the tragic and inhuman killings of citizens and destruction of properties, especially as they and children are the victims.
“Our heart goes out to grieving and bereaved at this time, this continues killings and unjust spilling of human blood must be stop”.
The group called on federal and state governments to set up a commission to look into the armed herders killings to prefer lasting solution to the problem.
“We called on all citizens of Nigeria to promote peace, shun armed violence and indeed violence in all forms” she explains.
The group urged the governments to provide holistic support to families and survivors of violence.