Ozekhome: President should approve state police

June 4, 2019
171 Views

Human rights lawyer Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to approve the recommendation for state police.

He urged the President to give instructions towards amending the constitution to actualise it.

“President Buhari should go beyond mere rhetorics, presidential directives and sheer populism, by instructing government officials to immediately draft and send an executive bill to the National Assembly for amendment of sections 8, 214 and 215 of the Constitution.”

READ ALSO: Ozekhome, AGF differ over Zamfara APC candidates’ fate

He believes state police will “give Nigeria a new security lease of life.”

“I will then do a piece wholly dedicated to applauding him for taking a gargantuan and major step towards devolution of powers and restructuring of the unworking Nigerian project,” Ozekhome said.

You may be interested

U-20 AFCON: Flying Eaglets New Captain
News
12 views
News
12 views

U-20 AFCON: Flying Eaglets New Captain

Webby - February 3, 2023

Flying Eagles head Coach, Ladan Bosso has appointed Daniel Bamaiyi as the new captain of the team ahead of the…

Imolites groan over scarcity of cash as POS operators increase charges by over 500 percent
News
6 views
News
6 views

Imolites groan over scarcity of cash as POS operators increase charges by over 500 percent

Webby - February 3, 2023

Advertisement The persistent scarcity of cash in the country has continued unabatedly leaving Nigerians at the mercy of commercial banks…

Currency redesign: Buhari blames banks for Naira shortage, vows to fix crisis in 7…
News
3 views
News
3 views

Currency redesign: Buhari blames banks for Naira shortage, vows to fix crisis in 7…

Webby - February 3, 2023

<!-- Currency redesign: Buhari blames banks for Naira shortage, vows to fix crisis in 7 days - Champion Newspapers LTD…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.