Nationwide Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP), Uche Secondus, has condemned the Division of State Providers (DSS) for repeatedly inviting Obadiah Mailafia for interrogations.
Warning the Buhari administration, the opposition chief added that no quantity of stress will deter the individuals from expressing their emotions below “a authorities that has clearly misplaced focus and course.
The previous Deputy Governor of the Central Financial institution of Nigeria (CBN) had made an explosive revelation concerning the Southern Kaduna’s killings and the Boko Haram insurgency.
Mailafia had disclosed that he and others met with some outlaws who informed them that, “one of many northern governors is the commander of Boko Haram in Nigeria. Boko Haram and the bandits are one and the identical. They’ve a complicated community.”
The federal authorities, by way of the Nationwide Broadcasting Fee (NBC), fined Nigeria Information FM which performed the interview N5 million.
In an announcement on Tuesday, Secondus informed the key police group to dispose themselves to the temper of the time in a democratic dispensation.
He admonished the DSS to discover ways to accommodate dissenting views on points.
The primary opposition chief stated that the continual invitation of the ex-CBN high official “is disrespectful of his standing and unmindful of his contributions to the event of this nation.”
Secondus careworn that the nice substances of democracy is that residents should be allowed to have their say even once they can not have their means on any problem.
He declared as repugnant, “the harassment of anyone who served this nation at such excessive degree simply because he has a view completely different from that of the federal government on a difficulty.”
The PDP chief famous that the DSS in traumatizing Mailafia “is attempting to intimidate the individuals from airing their views on points”.