Wike Urges New Service Chiefs Not To Confine Themselves To Politics

January 31, 2021
5 Views

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has called on the new Service Chiefs not to confine themselves to playing politics.

While speaking on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, he argued that it was the romance with politics that caused the former Service Chiefs to fail in prosecuting the war against insurgency.

The Governor expressed that the security problems Nigeria faced previously were based on the ‘fact’ that the former service chiefs were grossly involved in political inter-plays.

His words, “This was the problem we had with the previous chiefs, they were involved in politics rather than face the security of the nation”.

“Nobody can deny that fact; the moment you politicize security, then you are bound to have problems”.

Governor Wike further stated that the nation appreciates the change of service chiefs but warned that the issues do not end at the exchange of baton.

Furthermore, “The new people that are appointed must ask themselves, what is our agenda? Is our agenda to continue with where the last service chiefs stopped, or to make sure we improve?”. He said.

You may be interested

Governor Ayade’s Aide Threatens To Commit Suicide Over Non-Payment Of Salary [Video]
News
News

Governor Ayade’s Aide Threatens To Commit Suicide Over Non-Payment Of Salary [Video]

Webby - February 24, 2021

Freeman Godwin, an appointee of Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State, has threatened to kill himself over unpaid salaries…

Niger Delta Militants Threatens To Destroy Infrastructures In Abuja And Lagos [Video]
News
1 views
News
1 views

Niger Delta Militants Threatens To Destroy Infrastructures In Abuja And Lagos [Video]

Webby - February 24, 2021

Niger Delta Militants under the aegis of Supreme Egbesu Liberation Fighters have threatened to destroy infrastructure in Lagos and Abuja.…

Boko Haram Kills 10 People, Injures 21 Others During Fresh Attacks In Maiduguri
News
News

Boko Haram Kills 10 People, Injures 21 Others During Fresh Attacks In Maiduguri

Webby - February 24, 2021

Boko Haram terrorists have killed 10 people and injured 21 others with mortar shells during fresh attacks in Maiduguri, Borno…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.