The Coalition of Oduduwa Descendants (COD) has known as for the instant resignation of the Nationwide Safety Adviser, Babagana Monguno, for allegedly failing the Nigerian folks.
The event adopted the current allegation by the NSA that some funds meant to purchase arms beneath the management of ex-service chiefs have been lacking.
Monguno made the declare in an interview with BBC Hausa, although he later mentioned he was misquoted.
Nonetheless, COD mentioned Monguno’s declare was a transparent try to soil the hard-earned status of the instant previous service chiefs and patriotic males who diligently served the nation.
Addressing newsmen on Thursday, Comrade Lawson Adeshina, the Nationwide Secretary, COD, demanded the resignation or sack of Monguno so he may very well be investigated.
In accordance with Adeshina, “What we noticed, nonetheless, was a Monguno, who was attempting to soil the hard-earned status of males who diligently served the nation, the instant previous service chiefs.
“With the good thing about hindsight, we now consider that these males might have finished even higher than they did if Monguno didn’t abuse his workplace to disclaim Nigeria the alternatives to purchase weapons.
“He made it unimaginable for the navy and the Nigeria Police Pressure (NPF) to purchase the tools that was desperately wanted to combat crime and safe Nigeria towards terrorists.
“One can thus now categorically say that the issue of insufficient tools to combat terrorism is liable for the situation the place terrorists, bandits and kidnappers have turn out to be daring and at the moment are holding Nigeria by the jugular; this was induced and aggravated by Monguno.
“That is the best travesty potential: the person who ought to deploy his experience for making Nigeria safe as Nationwide Safety Adviser most well-liked to abuse his workplace to make the nation ungovernable and right into a veritable killing discipline.
“It’s unthinkable that an appointee of President Muhammadu Buhari, who promised Nigerians improved safety, might’ve jeopardized the navy and the police drive of the nation with such impunity. Monguno has merely demonstrated that he has no sense of loyalty to both the nation or his Commander-in-Chief. This’s an untenable place.
“We moreover demand that Monguno, upon his sack, have to be additional investigated.”