By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja
The National Vice Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, South-South, Emmanuel Ogidi, Sunday, said declaring Amotekun illegal is a sign that the Federal Government has lost grip on internal security.
Ogidi made the assertion while speaking to newsmen in Abuja while speaking on worrisome insecurity issues pervading the land including killings, kidnapping, insurgency, herdsmen attacks, and others.
He said: “Declaring Amotekun a security outfit jointly set up by states in the Southwest Zone, illegal by the Attorney General of the Federation suggests that the federal government had lost grip on internal security.
“People are now trying to protect themselves through legal means and not take laws into their hands.”
He further stated that “The policeman in this country half of them do not have arms, and you want to ensure internal security, police share arms, a policeman buys his uniform, if the gun is bad, he pays to service it, the…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper