Some clerics in Lagos have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to make use of his re-election to do extra in enhancing the safety of Nigeria, uniting its residents and use the nation’s assets to develop the nation the extra.
The clerics gave the recommendation on Tuesday in a separate interview with the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.
The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Adewale Martins, urged the President to do extra within the areas of securing lives and property of the residents.
“The state of the nation, significantly the extent of insecurity, is a giant concern.
“We hope that in President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election, he’ll do much more on this space than he did earlier than.
“He ought to present extra ardour towards guaranteeing the safety of the nation and do the needful for the nation; at this time we’re listening to of insecurity in lots of elements of the nation.
“All of these items naturally don’t give one lots of confidence, however we hope that at his re-election, there can be a reshuffling within the safety sector.
“New blood may be introduced in, new concepts can are available, in all probability they’ll do one thing totally different than what was obtainable up to now,” he stated.
The Chairman of Christian Affiliation of Nigeria (CAN) Lagos State Chapter, Apostle Alexander Bamgbola, additionally urged Buhari to reinforce effort in utilizing the nation’s assets to develop the nation.
“If I had been the President, I’ll spend day-after-day creating this nation, utilizing each useful resource to construct the nation; he ought to proceed to attempt in stopping politicians from stealing from the taxpayers’ cash.
“He shouldn’t enable folks plundering this nation to additional plunder it, if that’s all he’ll give to this nation; he’ll stay a statesman of a historic proportion like Mandela,” he stated.
The Chairman of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Pastor Olusola Ore, stated that the problem of corruption must be appeared into holistically with out sacred cows.
“I believe he be ought to up his sport within the space of safety, the killings; communal and ethnic ought to cease. The President ought to look holistically into the problem of corruption.
“The President ought to go searching him and ensure he isn’t smeared by the folks round him,“ Ore stated.
Rev. Fr. Stephen Akinsowon, Parish Priest, Our Woman of the Holy Rosary, Ikeja stated, “I believe the President must unite Nigerians greater than ever earlier than.
“I’ll say that he loved the goodwill of Nigerians in his first time period, however it’s apparent that it was troublesome to persuade Nigerians to vote for him the second time round.
“I believe he must be pondering of leaving a superb legacy for Nigerians in order that his identify can be written in gold and within the hearts of individuals,” Akinsowon stated.