The ideology of the Taliban tallies with that of Boko Haram terrorist group waging war against the Nigerian State with the aim of islamizing it.
Mr Ndume stated this while addressing his colleagues at a committee meeting.
The town which borders Cameroon was one of those seized by Boko Haram terrorists who were reportedly sharing explosives disguised as toys to children.
He prayed for a peaceful transition in the Zazzau Emirate, which is amongst Nigeria’s most prominent traditional seats.
The latest appointment also comes two days after the former Central Bank Governor was booted out from his position as Emir of Kano.
Students and staff of the school, numbering 42 were abducted by suspected bandits on February 17.
The Bauchi helmsman made headlines recently when he justified the illegal act of herdsmen bearing arms.
Receiving the defectors into the PDP, the governor promised to treat them as bona fide members of the party.