President Buhai have urge the Muslims not to do any violent extremist, he stated that violent extremism gives Islam bad names, As Muslims marks the Eid-el-kabir
The President also stated on Saturday in a statement why speaking with the Muslim faithfuls, saying that they should be am example in which others sees good viruses of their faith in them.
Also in his message, He also told them that Islam is a religion of peace and not violent and should avoid what ever that brings violent extremist and to be careful with the word they say with their mouth.
He said the challenges facing Islam today is the Violent extremism and distancing ourselves from the activities will be of good help to them.
The President’s message, bring in a statement by his senior Special Assistant on media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, advised that parents should protect their children from deadly exposure to violent extremist that manipulate and exploit the children for their own evil agenda.
He further more and said that extremism is what gave Book Haram a major boost, blaming Muslim societies for failing to act on time to the style of been used by the terrorist group.
He said Boko Haram became a deadly force and a major security scourge because Muslim societies were indifferent from the beginning to the activities of extremist preachers who manipulate innocent and gullible followers, the President stated.
He added that extremism was like cancer, which must be detected and destroyed from its early growth stage.
The President in the statement, reassured the Nigerians that his administration is working hard to close the chapter of kidnapping, banditry and Boko Haram terrorism.
The President also admitted that there had been occasional setbacks in the war against terrorism, He insisted that the Boko Haram militants have been so militarily weakened and scattered by our armed forces that they are no longer in a position to occupy any part of Nigeria, let alone hoist their flag and impose their reign of terror longer than 24 hours.
He further stated that, As our armed forces get more equipped and trained, in addition to being more motivated and reinvigorated, this administration is relentlessly committed to protecting Nigerians, no matter what it takes to bring a permanent end to this evil.