Zaria Shia Massacre is Fight Against Terrorism, Saudi King Tells Buhari


President Mohammadu Buhari has had a telephone conversation with the King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Ahlul Bayt News Agency is reporting.

During their conversation, both leaders discussed crucial issues of bilateral relations and ongoing events in both their countries.

This is King Salman’s first reaction after the Zaria Shia massacre which occurred two days ago. In his telephone conversation with Buhari, King Salman mentioned the killing of hundreds of Shias in Zaria was a fight against terrorism.

He expressed the outright support of Saudi Arabia for Nigeria in its ongoing fight against terrorism and emphasized that Saudi Arabia stands in solidarity with the African country following a series of recent terrorist attacks.

King Salman also emphasized that criminal acts such as terrorism are denounced by Islam and asserted his kingdom will refuse to become involved in any kind of foreign intervention aimed at destabilizing the security and stability of Nigeria.

In turn, President Buhari expressed his thanks to King Salman for the affirmation of his country’s support for Nigeria and said he hopes to visit the kingdom soon.


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  1. Rockson Wilson

    Wait a minute! So what this animal Kingdom called Saudi Arabia supporting and arming ISIS, Boko Haram etc atrocities against innocent civilians that are no Suni Muslims are not terrorism?

    • Majority

      You are donkey so called donkey mind your own dirty chakara, even the prophet Isah in your Bible said he was sent only to the lost cows of Israel and you are not among of the cows of Israel you are bloody jackass you are talking rubish you don’t know your faith. Saudi king his right shias are not Muslim are just a terrorist like you wawa.

    • Bily Dogo Yaro

      is’t Rocsom Or whatever, mind u ‘ u are nothing in dis bus, and there is nothing you can do but shti’g like pig idiot.

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