A former President of Nationwide Youth Council of Nigeria, NYCN, and member of All Progressives Congress, APC, Bello Bala Shagari, has mentioned it’s improper to say that solely ex-military officers must be made Nationwide Safety Adviser, saying former Chairman of Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC, Nuhu Ribadu, is well-suited for the place.
The grandson of former President Shehu Shagari defined that senior law enforcement officials had distinguished themselves within the place previously, including that the previous anti-corruption boss would do nicely if appointed.
He mentioned this in a press release made obtainable to Vanguard.
His phrases: “Nuhu Ribadu is the perfect man for the NSA job presently and there are stable justifications for that. To say that NSA place is greatest for ex navy officers is deceptive. What many individuals do not know is that earlier than there was NSA there was NSO which comprised of DSS, DIA & NIA. It was divided in 1985.
“NSO which suggests Nationwide Safety Organizations is extra highly effective than having a single NSA. The NSO was very efficient when Umaru Shinkafi was it is DG, he was a police officer and in addition Lawal Rafindadi who was a diplomat. Nuhu Ribadu’s function at the moment shall be much more important.
“Nuhu Ribadu, a famend anti-corruption crusader, possesses the required background as an astute police officer and skilled lawyer to successfully clear up the safety sector. Corruption has undoubtedly performed a really severe hurt to preventing insecurity in Nigeria.
“Given his background as a police officer, lawyer, and politician, Ribadu possesses the required expertise to make use of revolutionary techniques and adapt versatile approaches to handle the nation’s safety challenges. contemplating the methods used previously eight yielded minimal outcomes.
“Buhari’s efforts in laying the inspiration by way of infrastructural growth, reforms and equipping are commendable. Nevertheless, to successfully handle the challenges we face, we require proactive people in positions of energy who can implement proactive measures.”