The Arewa Youths for Peace and Security has described as unfortunate and sad the death of seven applicants including pregnant women at Abuja stadium.
In a press statement signed by Aisha Mukhtar head of emergency rescue. The AYC said they pray for their souls to rest in peace and may God give us the fortitude to bear the loss.
?At this point, there nothing we need than peace and unity and creation of more employment opportunities to avert future occurrence, the private sector to compliment the effort of the government by providing jobs for youths?.
According to the statement, The timely intervention of the interior minister by cutting off his visitation in Jos to return to Abuja demonstrated his human spiritedness, concern for humanity and respect for the dead ?The visit of the minister to the national hospital mortuary and wads to see the victims is also commendable; we call for the cancellation of the exercise in states and FCT where deaths were recorded? the statement added.