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Insecurity: S/West Muslims urge Nigerians to provide security agencies with credible information



Muslims below the umbrella of Muslim Ummah of South-West Nigeria (MUSWEN) have suggested Nigerians to provide credible data to safety businesses to be able to stem the tide of kidnapping, armed theft and different felony actions within the nation.

A member of the Board of Trustees (BOT) of MUSWEN, Alhaji Kunle Sanni, issued the recommendation whereas talking with journalists throughout the sixth Normal Meeting of the organisation.

The occasion themed “Insecurity in Nigeria: Results on Human Psyche” held on the College of Ibadan on Sunday had MUSWEN President, Alhaji Rasaki Oladejo; MUSWEN Government Secretary, Professor Muslih Yahya; and distinguished Islamic students and associations throughout the area in attendance.

Sanni, whereas talking on the safety state of affairs throughout the nation, famous that Nigerians mustn’t look forward to safety brokers earlier than they safe themselves.

He defined that it isn’t potential for safety brokers to be in all places, therefore Nigerians ought to volunteer data that might assist them arrest the criminals.

Sanni, who added that criminals dwell among the many individuals, mentioned that one of the simplest ways for individuals to guard themselves is to report suspicious actions to the safety businesses.

He mentioned, “Chief of Military Employees, Inspector Normal of Police and all of the service chiefs can’t be in all places and these criminals dwell amongst us, so we’re involved in regards to the safety state of affairs within the nation, we should always give intelligence report back to the safety businesses.

“I’m not suggesting that Nigerian ought to carry weapons to defend themselves, if we’re saying that we should always carry weapons to defend ourselves, we’re escalating the tentacles of violence.

“So, I cannot subscribe to the decision that everybody ought to carry weapons.


“Each Nigerian ought to see himself as a part of those that wish to see the top of the ugly rebel.

“Due to this fact, they need to be concerned to volunteer needed data to the safety businesses to help in combating insecurity”.

A former Commissioner of Police, Dr. Olayinka Balogun, in his lecture entitled “Prevalence of Insecurity in Nigeria and its impact on human conduct” attributed weak authorities, politics of hatred, corruption, unemployment and breakdown of conventional establishments as main elements inflicting insecurity within the nation.

He then advisable that authorities and stakeholders ought to guarantee the supply of jobs for the unemployed, promote fairness, justice and defend the rights of minorities to be able to tackle rising incidents of kidnappings, armed robberies and different felony actions within the nation.

“Insecurity will be dropped at a minimal stage if the next important political, financial and social insurance policies and applications are launched and sustained in a society.

“Improvement and consolidation of democratic tradition, sturdy and succesful public establishments, a robust and simply financial house together with assured job and meals safety,” he mentioned.

Insecurity: S/West Muslims urge Nigerians to offer safety businesses with credible data

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