Former Senate Minority Chief, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has lamented the worsening insecurity within the nation, saying Nigeria is in a state of incompetence.
Naija Information recollects that Senators elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) had on Wednesday walked out of the Senate throughout plenary following the refusal of Senate President Ahmad Lawan to permit for the passing of a movement on insecurity.
The lawmakers threatened to question President Muhammadu Buhari if he fails to handle the safety challenges within the nation inside the given time.
Talking throughout an look on Channels Tv, he acknowledged that the Federal Authorities has not taken decisive measures to stem the tide of insecurity.
Abaribe, an All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) lawmaker representing Abia South Senatorial District, stated the Higher Legislative Chamber has been branded as a ‘compliant Senate’ as a result of it approves every thing dropped at it by the Govt arm.
“The underside line at this time that we’ve reached is that we’re in a state of sheer incompetence. There is no such thing as a different means you’ll be able to point out it,” he stated.
On Buhari’s choice to summon Nigeria’s Service Chiefs, Senator Abaribe acknowledged that the president will solely collect the service chiefs wherever an assault occurs, questioning in regards to the end result of beforehand held safety conferences.
He stated, “What number of safety conferences have we had? Each time one thing occurs, you collect all of them and say you will have one other safety assembly. Nothing comes out of it, it will get worse.
“Asking the remainder of us to only fold our fingers for this administration to derail this nation, I don’t assume it’s in anyone’s curiosity.
“Now we have seen that they’ll not do something. How might a President, after what occurred in Kuje, go there and let the entire world know (that) one thing is unsuitable. What has occurred since then?”