"Blood Will Flow If El-Rufai Demolishes Gbagyi Villa" - Kaduna Youth Group Warns


The Youth Wing of Southern
Kaduna Youth Peoples Union
(SOKAPU), Saturday issued a
serious warning to Kaduna State
governor, Mallam Nasir El-rufai to
re-consider the planned demolition of Gbagyi Villa, a
community with over 4,000
structures in Kaduna metropolis.
The youths who were viciously
angry condemned the planned
action, wondering why the governor was desperate to
demolish an entire community
while the case was still pending
in a court of competent
The SOKAPU National Youth Co- ordinator, Comrade Nasiru
Jagaba while speaking at the
stakeholders meeting organized
by the group on Saturday in
Kaduna, said that “it is obvious
the governor wants blood, as he is so desperate to go ahead with
the demolition plan.”
He warned that if even one
building was touched, the
situation could get ugly.
His comment was greeted with cheers from the other youths
who in their support for the
speaker, almost made the
meeting rowdy.
The youths urged the governor
to give peace a chance, saying his action might degenerate into
unpalatable consequences that
may affect the peaceful co-
existence currently being
“I pray this issue can be addressed peacefully because
we love our state, so we can go
about our duties without fear. If
anything happens, it would take
us years back from the gains we
have made at ensuring peace,” he added.