The Governors Forum of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP has called on security agencies to re-strategize and concentrate on emerging threats to national security currently being experienced in parts of the country. It however listed the threats to include banditry, Boko Haram insurgency and kidnapping of innocent citizens.


The Forum Chairman and Sokoto state Governor Aminu Tambuwal in a statement said Nigerians deserved  full concentration on these issues in order to crush the monster.

He also condemned the “purported” swearing-in of some former members elect and purported election of new presiding officers for Edo House of Assembly in Benin City on Thursday as well as the invasion of the Assembly complex by police officers.

The Governor said the forum had reviewed the recent disturbing developments in the state, describing the invasion of the complex as an attempt to give cover to the unlawful and illegal attempt to seize the house of assembly in aid of unconstitutional acts being hatched by some former members -elect of the assembly.