The Atyap Group Growth Affiliation (ACDA) has refuted its proscription by the Former Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, stating that due course of was not adopted. The previous governor had declared the affiliation an “illegal society within the state” lower than 24 hours earlier than his exit and signed an order to proscribe it. Muyiwa Adekeye, the previous governor’s Particular Adviser on Media and Communication, had launched a press release explaining that the affiliation had constituted itself right into a society that threatened the peace of the state.
The ACDA serves the Atyap group situated in Zango Kataf Native Authorities Space within the Southern Kaduna area of Nigeria. Nonetheless, the affiliation asserted that the proscription was unlawful, null, and void because it acquired no discover or instrument of proscription. The Nationwide President of ACDA, Samuel Achie, described the proscription as immoral and oppressive.
Achie acknowledged that the ACDA had not engaged in any illegal exercise or acquired any discover or complaints of any illegal exercise from the previous governor or any quarters. Thus, the proscription was with out a foundation, and the ACDA would take all lawful and authorized steps to guard the rights of its members. Achie requested members to stay calm and law-abiding and proceed their efforts in direction of defending their land and other people from intruders.
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