Nigeria has become a giant killing field, the National Caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said, decrying the current security situation in the country.
This was contained in a communique read by the national chairman of the party after a meeting of the caucus at the Akwa Ibom Governors’ Lodge in Abuja.
The PDP said Nigeria was fast descending into anarchy, with the security of lives and property “practically non-existent.”
Part of the communiqué reads, “Terrorism, banditry, kidnapping, cattle rustling, rape, arson, mindless murder of citizens and even security agents are ravaging the land.
Criminals have taken complete control of most aspects of our lives unchecked. The government seems powerless to act. Nigeria has become one giant killing field.
“The meeting also noted the unrestricted expansion of Boko Haram into newer and inner territories close to the seat of government in Abuja and expressed alarm at the capitulation of the security agencies and President Muhamadu Buhari’s APC government.
“In the view of the meeting, President Buhari has failed the people at a time of grave national crises.’’