Buhari is Nigeria’s worst president security wise – Ortom

By AdvocateNews on 26/08/2021

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 539

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has described President Muhammadu Buhari as the worst Nigerian leader when it comes to security matters.

Governor Ortom gave the damning verdict when he featured on Channels TV’s Sunrise Daily on Tuesday.

The Governor, who spoke on President Buhari’s open grazing policy, said: “Mr President is pushing me to think that what they say about him that he has a hidden agenda in this country is true.

“Because it is very clear that he wants to fulanise, but he is not the first Fulani president.

“(Shehu) Shagari was a Fulani President, (Umar) Yar’ Adua was a Fulani President and they were the best in the history.

“But President Buhari is the worst president when it comes to issues of security and keeping his promises.

“Go back to 2015.

“What did he say?

“Human rights issues.

“He talked about press freedom, about the economy, corruption, security.

“Tell me one that Mr. President has achieved.

“He has achieved some level of development in other sectors, but these prominent things that are concerns to Nigerians and we are all worried about.. tell me when Mr. President has come out to address them.

“Is it corruption?

“We are worse in the history of this country.”

Ortom said it was disappointing that despite the fact that most states have agreed that ranching is a better way to go in an attempt to resolve the crisis, Buhari has maintained his stance on open grazing.

He said: “If Mr. President respects the law, the Land Use Act gives governors the power to preside over land administration on behalf of the people that they govern.

“So it is amazing and I am surprised to hear this coming from Mr. President as if he doesn’t have an Attorney General or lawyers around him to advice him.

“I think Mr. President was misquoted or he did it out of error.

“He should come out to apologise to Nigerians.”

Posted 26/08/2021 2:05:09 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

You may also like...
Gowon pushes for rotational president

32-year-old man commits suicide in Lagos

Sunday Igboho: Afenifere reacts as court stops Buhari...

Air Peace plane overshoots runway at Port Harcourt...

May visit: Nigeria, UK sign deals on defence,...

Malami under attack over call for Magu’s sack...

Seeds of Destiny 16 September 2020 – Forgetting...

BBNaija: Nengi, TrikyTee appointed SSAs in Bayelsa

Your reason for defection unacceptable, selfish, Ebonyi NASS...

Ibaji youths appeal for Buhari, Fashola’s intervention on...

Policeman breaks electricity worker’s leg for disconnecting ex-IG’s...

#EndSARS Inquiry: Wike receives report indicting SARS officials...

 

Latest News GOC says welfare of personnel remains priority of military Biafra: Business in Southeast crumbling, IPOB must end sit-at-home now – Ohanaeze Political opponents abducted Anambra Labour Party’s Gov candidate, party alleges Aviation stakeholders hail Gov. Ugwuanyi’s commitment to air safety Afenifere to Buhari: Ignore Gumi, declare bandits as terrorists UN issues ‘Urgent Appeals’ to Nigeria, Kenya, seeking explanation for Nnamdi Kanu’s illegal abduction, detention, others 22 governors apply as FG disburses model ranch funds next week Benue: Ortom assents to law to empower volunteer guards bear weapons Former Enugu SSG, Dan Agbo, is dead Zamfara: Residents flee as bandits attack ten communities in one week Senate committee approves N1,000 daily feeding allowance for prison inmates PDP demands probe of Justice Aliyu Usman by NJC for entertaining Secondus’ case

 

Most Read FG sends new directive to banks, schools as Buhari extends lockdown by four weeks (194,305 views) Sickle cell support group seeks government intervention (194,304 views) Ugwuanyi commends FG’s siting of ICT University in Enugu (194,303 views) Ebonyi bans embalming of corpses in homes (194,298 views) I’ve no Coronavirus, govt wants to kill me – Anambra Index case (194,298 views) Fleeing ex-DG Imo Broadcasting Corporation who stabbed wife to death arrested (194,298 views) Ex-Heads of State will protect Jonathan from persecution —Kukah (194,295 views) Full Text of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s 2016 Budget Speech (194,181 views) HUSHPUPPI: CRIMINALS HAVE NO TRIBE. THEY SHAME ALL OF US... (189,623 views) ASUU strike: Senate intervention ends in deadlock (188,909 views) All you need to know about Peter Obi, PDP VP Candidate (150,372 views) DEMOCRACY DAY: President Muhammadu Buhari’s full speech (148,687 views)

 

 

SECTIONS FAITH (158) EDITORIAL (18) NEWS (7,025) POLITICS (495) SOCIETY (132) SPORTS (53) BUSINESS (367) HEALTH (58) EDUCATION (50) ENTERTAINMENT (51) INTERNATIONAL (178) TECHNOLOGY (6) COLUMNISTS (57) LETTERS (4) OPINION (40)

 

 


There are no video entries posted yet.