The issue of insecurity in the Northern Nigeria has being a concern to the good people of the region as EL-SADIQ CHARITY AND EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION chaired by Hon Sadiq Moh’d, a self-funded, grass root based; has risen up to the occasion to make their voice heard and also lend a helping hand to the people of sokoto state.
The convener Hon Sadiq Moh’d told news men in Abuja that he is particularly pained, and therefore wish to extend his condolences to all the residents of his state and indeed the nation at large with serious concerns to those directly/ indirectly affected by the dastard acts of the bandits/insurgents in their zone.
He also said his heart goes to the bereaved families, his eminence the sultan, and the Executive governor, for their various roles and consolations though show of solidarity to the anxieties, restlessness and near hopeless situation that characterized live in the state and its environment.
When asked on what their plans are to bring succour to sokoto state the Honourable said “Apparently, we shall unfold a programmed aimed at “sustained peace and securities through effective cooperation/ collaboration with the agents of the state, side by side or profiled/ vetted upcoming teams. There shall be effective synergy through hierarchical command structure and control arrangement. We will pay attention to feedback mechanism electronically and system review”
Speaking at the event, Hon. Dr. Tunji John ASAOLU the Nigerian Representative at AU-ECOSOCC 3rd Permanent General Assembly said they are so excited about this project as the high spate of insecurity ravaging Nigeria with a specific focus on NorthEast and NorthWest and particularly in Sokoto and Kastina States can not be over emphasised.
He noted that presently their team has gathered some disturbing facts in sokoto on major kidnaps, armed robbery, cattle rustling etc which has caused the people their lives,loss of properties and also relocation from their ancestral homes.
In his speech Dr Tunji Asaolu said The AU-ECOSOCC NIGERIA is using this medium to drum support from relevant stakeholders in security formations in reducing these evil deeds as it is becoming the norm in the Country as his intervention is draw from the African Union theme for year 2020, the year of SILENCING THE GUNS: Creating Conducive Conditions for Africa’s Development as well as from the African Union Agenda 2063 Aspiration number 4 which is for us to have A Peaceful and Secured Africa on or before year 2063. But rather for the guns to be silence, it keeps making noises. The AU-ECOSOCC Nigeria is calling for an end to this ugly situation.
He therefore commended the efforts of all the stakeholders, the security agencies, Civil Society Organizations particularly EL-SADIQ CHARITY & EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION for making sure there is relative peace in the state.
The event which took place at the prestigious Rock view hotel Abuja today the Ninth Of July Twenty-Twenty had some special guest like the distinguished Senator Umaru Dahiru-Tambuwal-Immediate Chairman-Senate Committee of Judiciary (2011 to 2015)
Alh. Ali Haruna,Alh. Haruna Chanchangi,Alh. Sa’idu Abdullahi, Lawrence Ubakanma
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