Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa and Abdullahi Shehu have both condemned the gruesome killings of civilians by terrorists in Zabarmari town in Jere local government of Borno State.
Reports had it that farmers were attacked and killed while working on their rice farms on Saturday afternoon, November 28.
Saddened by the callous incident, Ahmed Musa took to social media to express his grief and urged Nigerians to embrace peace.
“The change we want has to start with us,” the former Leicester City forward wrote on his Instagram page.
“If we truly love one another, things like this won’t be happening I pray that this would be the last of its kind and we begin to experience the peace we should truly enjoy in the land.”
Shehu also expressed his sympathy with the victims and government of Borno State.
“I’m heartbroken, sad to read about the sad incident in Zabarmari, Borno State. I sympathize with the victims,” the Omonia Nicosia defender said.