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Insecurity: Statement of Defence Minister justifies Igboho’s action- Security expert

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A security expert aMr. Onyekachi Adekoya has stated that Sunday Igboho’s emergency was due to the faiju if the Government.

He noted that the statement made by the Minister for Defence  Major General Bashir Magaji (rtd.) the country’s Minister of Defence, calling on Nigerians to confront bandits justified the action of  Igboho’actions.

Giving his opinion while featuring oprogramme in Osogbo, Mr. Adekoya said that there was a need to rejig the nation’s security architecture and allow for the creation of state police.

He said that, “the federal police has been overburdened and the policing structure has failed. The governors must have a say in the security situation in their states.

“Community policing is the way forward and the solution is a decentralised police if not self-help will become the norm in the country with regards to the comment of the Minister of Defence.”

Acccording to the expert, there is need hold the local government chairmen, the state governors and the president responsible as regards security issues.

“These ongoing operations has now enabled the creation of terrorists cells in several parts of the country who have now turned it into a commercial venture.

“Kidnapping is becoming a lucrative business and banditry is a hydra headed problem in Nigeria now.”

He accused politicians of being the problem in the country and charged Nigerians to hold them accountable for the reckless words they utter.