The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has insisted that some individuals are benefiting from banditry in Nigeria.
Lawan spoke after the affirmation of the service chiefs.
He lamented that banditry is turning into an business within the nation.
The Senate president who urged the service chiefs to cease the ugly development, described the scenario as unacceptable.
Lawan mentioned, “A scenario whereby a bunch of individuals will go to a college and take away three-hundred college students on bikes isn’t accepted.
“Kidnapping with out a hint isn’t acceptable. One thing must be achieved as a result of, apparently, that is turning into an business, some individuals are benefiting from this, and we’ve to unravel who these individuals are and combat bandits and insurgents till we rescue our nation.
“Let me additionally advise the service chiefs that there should be an interagency company between the military, the air pressure. They’re speculated to have complementary roles.
“We promise them and certainly Nigerians that we are going to assist them in no matter approach the parliament can come to their assist.”
The newly confirmed service chiefs are Maj. Gen. Fortunate Eluonye Onyenuchea lrabor as Chief of Defence Employees; Maj. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru (Chief of Military Employees); Rear Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo, (Chief of Naval Employees); and Air Vice Marshal Isiaka O. Amao as Chief of Air workers.
They changed ex-Chief of Defence Employees, Common Abayomi Olonisakin; ex-Chief of Military Employees, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai; ex-Chief of Air Employees, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar and ex-Chief of Naval Employees, Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas.