God’s will Ojodomo Lokoja.
Against the backdrop of the ongoing Nationwide protest against police brutality, ActionAid Nigeria has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to fully address the nation in a national broadcast as a Father, Leader, and the President of Nigeria, with the mandate of the people to manage the affairs of the country and give clear-cut responses to the demands of the protesters before it is too late.
In a press Statement signed by the Country Director Ene Obi and made available to Journalists on Monday stated that Nigerians anticipate clear plans, timelines, and commitments, which will be in form of a pact with the citizens.
According to the statement ” The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, should see this as an opportunity to write his name in the sands of time by starting the process of transforming this country especially by responding to the demands of citizens.
” We also call on security agencies to keep securing the streets to get unscrupulous elements with illegitimate interests off the peaceful protests, while respecting the rights of peaceful protesters.
” We applaud the resolve of Nigerian youths leading the revival across the country and the resolute to hold government to account” The statement stated.
While commending the Nigerian Youths for the reselience and the restraint by the Security Agencies to use crude force against the protesters , calls for total reformation of our country, Nigeria.