Security in Nigeria has deteriorated and loss of lives is not acceptable – Senate President, Ahmed Lawan

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Security in Nigeria has deteriorated and loss of lives is not acceptable ? Senate President, Ahmed Lawan

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan has raised an alarm over the insecurity witnessed across the country which has led to loss of lives and properties. 

 

Speaking at Tuesday’s plenary at the Senate chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja, Lawan reiterated the need for lives and properties to be secured in the country as enshrined in the Nigerian constitution. 

 

He said; 

 

“My distinguished colleagues, the security situation in our country requires serious attention and due consideration by the Senate and indeed the National Assembly. 

“Recently, the security in the country has deteriorated and the attendant loss of lives is not acceptable.

“We need to secure the lives and property of our citizens, as enshrined in our Constitution. We all are witnesses to how our economy is also affected by the inclement security situation.”

 

In his welcome speech after the lawmakers resumed from their six-week recess, the Senate President disclosed that they are working to…



Source: Linda Ikeji