Muslim youths underneath the aegis of Nationwide Council of Muslim Youth Organisations (NACOMYO) have mentioned the shortcoming of the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde to halt the killings and kidnappings in each Ibarapa and Oke Ogun geo-political zones is accountable for the current civil disturbance within the state.
NACOMYO famous that the seeming ineptitude of Makinde to urgently deal with the plight of the folks of the areas resulted in a sequence of safety breaches.
DAILY POST gathered that Ibarapa and Oke Ogun geo-political zones have witnessed elevated crime ensuing within the demise of harmless residents.
NACOMYO in its response, insisted that the failure of Makinde because the Chief Safety Officer of the state to deal with the spate of crime have resulted civil unrest/arson
NACOMYO Coordinator in Oyo State, Dawood Afolabi, in a press release made out there to DAILY POST on Wednesday reminded Makinde to know that the first accountability of any authorities is safety which can invariably decide its progress and growth.
Afolabi whereas advising Makinde to urgently deal with insecurity within the state, maintained that there can’t be any funding in an unsafe surroundings.
He added that the failure of the Governor to go to the affected areas and guarantee folks of safety of their lives and property made nearly all of the folks within the areas resort to self assist.
Afolabi mentioned, “The seeming ineptitude of the Oyo state authorities to deal with the spate of killings, kidnapping, rape and forceful invasion of farmlands in Igangan, ibarapa space of the state has been recognized as the most important explanation for the current civil unrest/arson witnessed within the space.
“It is because nature abhors a vacuum particularly in emergencies like insecurity wherein survival methods can’t be restricted to these permitted by regulation slightly than these perceived as efficient to ensure folks’s security.
“This maybe accounted for resorting to self assist or in search of the assistance of ethnic militia and opportunists as activists.
“Because it grew to become an every single day affair for folks to be in bondage of cash minded criminals in Ibarapa and Oke Ogun, the Governor by no means paid a go to to commiserate with the victims We additionally marvel what the Amotekun corps are doing and the village vigilantes underneath the Baales and village heads. What is evident is that there couldn’t be any exterior rebel with out the collusion of inner traitors.
“The Council acknowledged the substitute of the Service Chiefs which is lengthy overdue hoping that there will probably be a optimistic change within the safety structure of the nation.
“NACOMYO nevertheless needs to remind the states and native governments as different tiers of presidency benefiting from the distribution of nationwide treasury to take extra results-yielding approaches. They need to know that the first accountability of any authorities is safety which can invariably decide its progress and growth as there can’t be any funding in an unsafe surroundings.
“We strongly condemn makes an attempt to ascribe the crimes to a specific ethnic group as criminality has no spiritual or ethnic boundaries. For many who are bent on the secession of the Yoruba tribe from Nigeria criminalising or demonising a specific tribe they assume is the quickest method to obtain their obnoxious and irresponsible ambition. They lack a way of historical past. Those that noticed hell through the Biafran struggle won’t pray for a civil struggle.”