Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State in Abuja decried the rising insecurity in Nigeria, lamenting that the situation has come that point where it looks like no one is charge anymore. Governor Mohammed at the emergency meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja last week, acknowledged that the insecurity is high in the country under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), adding that the economy mismanaged by those controlling the federal government.
Governor Mohammed, however, noted that the crisis of insecurity is no longer the exclusive affairs of the ruling party. The Bauchi governor stated that, “this is the time for everyone to come together to fight the insecurity in the country, saying that the crisis should not be used to di vide Nigeria.
Governor Mohammed the resolution of the PDP that President Buhari should declared state of emergency on national security, including the call for a national summit on security.
The governor noted the leadership failure in Nigeria which he said lacks the capacity to contain the insecurity and economic collapse.
The PDP National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, had advocated for declaration of state of emergency by the president, noting that the insecurity crisis is not limited to the ruling party but all stakeholders on the country.