Northern Senators yesterday said they are concerned about the rising insecurity in the country, stating that the situation can’t be allow to continue.
Speaking shortly after their caucus meeting held at the National Assembly, the chairman of the Northern Senators Forum, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko said they are concern over the security situation, urging relevant agencies to ensure the issue is tackled.
“We met as Northern Senators to show our deepest concern over the security challenges in the country.
“We are concern as Nigerians and as Northerners and things cannot continue this way. We want every Nigerian to sleep with his eyes closed,” Wamakko said while briefing Journalists.
“We have to find a solution. We are worried that all the geo-political zones of the country have one security challenge or the other. We must find a solution,” Wamakko said.
According to him, Nigeria has been using the security outfits very
well in tackling the challenges but added that other avenues must be explore to address the issue.
“We have started the discussion on the security challenges and we will continue when we return from the recess,” Wamakko added.