President Buhari has warned against carrying of firearms without license, saying it is responsible for the proliferation of illegal arms and ammunition in the country.
Buhari directed security agencies to go after them for possible prosecution.
The President issued the Directive at the graduation ceremony of the senior executive course 38 of the national institute for policy and strategic studies, Kuru, near Jos.
Buhari who was represented by Vice President Yemi Osinnbajo, expressed concern over the growing rate of hooliganism which according to him is having far reaching consequences on the National Economy.
Those behind the acts of banditry, the president notes are very few and have different motives.