Human rights attorney, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has accused the Muhammadu Buhari-led government of chasing shadow with the arrest of the Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly is called Sunday Igboho and Nnamdi Kanu, chief of the proscribed Indigenous Folk of Biafra (IPOB).
Ozekhome in an announcement on Tuesday talked about Buhari’s administration deserted AK-47-wielding armed bandits, Boko Haram terrorists, and various deadly insurgents, collectively with ransom-taking kidnappers, fully to be working after Igboho and Kanu.
The affirm study, “The Federal government looks supersonically efficient and efficacious in the case of inviting and repatriating dissenters and challengers of its morbid nepotic and sectionalistic government.
“The associated government ironically looks abysmally frail and hopelessly helpless in the case of combating AK-47-wielding armed bandits, Boko Haram and various deadly insurgents, collectively with ransom-taking kidnappers who are nearly kidnapping the very coronary heart and soul of Nigeria on a on a usual basis basis. The Nigerian Nation looks captured by non-converse actors.”
He eminent that the Nigerian government has shown an inclination to support two separate laws for 2 regions.
He persevered, “To me, this lopsided template demonstrates acute intolerance and ambivalence. It reveals self-contradiction. It reveals an inclination in direction of imposing laws against sure other folks, against sure classes of parents, while on the identical time turning away the assorted see in imposing laws against the assorted most smartly-most current and pampered living of parents.
“Such would no longer manufacture a nation develop. Such would no longer manufacture democracy work. Such would no longer produce self belief and inclusiveness, the very reasons for the Igbohos and Nnamdi Kanus of this world. Such would no longer enjoin patriotism and the building of nationhood.
“The associated government that is without warning efficient in the case of Nnamdi Kanu and Sunday Igboho has by no way been able to grab kidnappers, armed bandits, and Boko Haram which are on a usual basis ravaging us, turning Nigeria correct into a sprawling field of human carnage. They clutch ransom. Innocent schoolchildren are paid for. The save is the identical government when kidnappers are tense that the of us of kidnapped young other folks might well also peaceable now be feeding them of their kidnap dens?
“But, it without warning becomes efficient and gallant in the case of inviting and even ambushing and attacking of their very properties, self-option activists and crusaders. I’m now no longer impressed with this the least bit. The government might well also thump its chest for immediate features. But, does this solve the sphere? Search this as merely pursuing butterflies while the home is on fire. Gain history: Predominant Kaduna Nzeogwu Chukwuma. Isaac Adaka Boro, Ken Saro-Wiwa. The Ogoni 5. Are we out of the woods? I attain now no longer think so. Or, attain you?”