By Emmanuel Okogba
Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, the Islamic cleric who said bandits should be granted amnesty has called on the federal government to pay the N100 million ransom demanded by kidnappers of Greenfield University students to prevent the situation from degenerating further.
Gumi also said, Tuesday, that Boko Haram was responsible for the kidnap and not bandits.
Acccording to PUNCH, Gumi lamented that his efforts, which had been yielding fruits, were not being appreciated by the government and advised that the money be paid by the Central Bank and later recovered from the kidnappers since it will be too large for them to run away with.
His words: “The money they are asking for is too much; if I give you that money, you cannot run away with it. Nobody…