Kindly Share This Story:By Henry Umoru ABUJA- PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday threw his weight behind state and community policing in the country if the present security challenge across the country must be addressed in all its ramifications. Declaring open a two- day Summit on National Security Organised by the Senate in Abuja, President Buhari said that every Nigerian deserves the protection of his life and property. The Vice President who noted that the police as currently structured was too defective to address the growing insecurity in the country, said that there was the need for the number of Police personnel to be increased drastically, just as he cautioned stakeholders in the country not to allow the present insecurity challenge assume religious dimension. Meanwhile, Senate President Bukola Saraki at he event said what was required at the moment to nip in the bud, cases of Killings, kidnappings, mayhem and general lawlessness by the Executive, was a leadership that would dounce the flames and reduce the tension in the land. Saraki who noted that Nigeria needed a leadership with the political will, said that the Executive cannot solve the problems alone, adding that all hands must be on deck to address the… Read full this story
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