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FG not sincere with fight against insecurity – Archbishop, Alfred Martins

The Lagos Catholic Archbishop, Alfred Adewale Martins, yesterday said that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is not sincere with the fight against insecurity as it continues to hinder willing groups and not equipping the security forces. Martin, who coincidentally celebrated his 38th priestly ordination, said that Nigerian politicians have lost faith on service to humanity and are in search of personal gain. He related it to the trending case of Femi Fani Kayode who recently joined All Progressive Congress “Insecurity is the major problem we have in Nigeria currently, places of worship are not safe. “The government is supposed
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Oba of Benin attributes insecurity to deviation from culture

The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku-Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, has blamed the current security situation in the country on deviation from cultural values and norms. The Benin Oba spoke during a display of Culture and Tradition in Benin, tagged, “IDIA N’IYE-ESIGIE” organised in honour of the visiting Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado Bayero. The monarch stressed that kidnapping, banditry, armed robbery and other social vices were traceable to absolute neglect of African heritage and culture. He said that the Benin throne would continue to uphold and maximize the cultural practices and values of the land, to foster peace
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