Kaduna crises: Rumour mongering causing more deaths than guns in Kaduna – Bishop



 Most Rev. Mathew Ndagoso, the Catholic Archbishop of Kaduna, on Monday appealed to people of Kaduna State to shun rumour mongering and acts fuelling crisis in the state.

Ndagoso said in a statement in Kaduna while reacting to recent in the state, that residents must learn to accommodate each other and settle their differences amicably.

“As members of one nation, we must seek ways of understanding, of building bridges to one another based on a solid foundation of truth.

“I not oblivious of the pain that has been caused by the loss of loved ones, both Christian and .

“At the same time, I ask that all reflect on the reality that only begets more . This suffering has gone on for too long and we beg that it be stopped for the common good.”

He thanked the state and security agents for their quick intervention in bringing the situation control.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Kaduna State on Sunday imposed a 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs following violent clashes in parts of the metropolis.

The erupted four days after 55 people were killed in Kasuwan Magani, Kajuru Local Area of the state.(NAN)