Olusakin Babalola ,Ibadan
The President of Ajagun Esin Consultative Forum,Religion Warlord ,Professor Sabit Ariyo Olagoke has advised both Federal and state governments to use good governance to address challenges facing the country just as he condemned recurring conflict among the country’s security agents saddled with the responsibility of maintaining peace and stability in the clime.
Olagoke who is also the Spiritual Head of Shafaudeen In Islam Worldwide gave the advice in his message during the Id-el -Adha celebration in Ibadan,the Oyo state capital.
He blamed the problems in the country on bad governance which promotes,corruption, and other vices.
“Nigeria suffers from poverty,and kleptocracy as reflected in hunger,insecurity ,corruption and untimely death in the land because of injustice and inequality in an environment of impunity, he pointed out
“Why are cases of kidnapping ,rape
ritual killing,paedophilia,armed robbery,threat of secession, and advanced fee fraud persisting,? He asked.
The renowned religious leader recommended as antidotes, good governance at both states and federal levels that would fund education and health sectors effectively and promote institutional discipline as well as sincere commitment to war against corruption.
Olagoke said that it was a national embarrassment that security operatives who were expected to collaborate with one another in the war against crime and criminality were those threatening peace in the country by killing one another.
He appealed to the Federal Government to discreetly investigate the Taraba State disgraceful and violent clash between the soldiers and police which led to tragedy.
Olagoke also appealed to “the judiciary and legislative arm of government and religious leaders to create an enabling environment for sanity,reliability,peace and sustainable development to be achieved in the country.