Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has stated sycophants and mediocres have taken over the management of the nation.
Chatting with journalists shortly after the Church service held on the Chapel of Grace, Authorities Home, Makurdi, to mark this 12 months’s Independence celebration, Ortom additionally stated the leaders together with himself have failed the residents as nothing is taking place in each sphere of the nation.
“There’s nothing to have a good time, that’s why right here in Benue state, we select to have a good time God for giving us life. We can not have a good time something; is it the economic system near N600 per greenback?. Is it what?” he stated.
“What are we celebrating as a folks? We leaders have failed. We leaders have failed this nation. Sycophants, mediocres are those ruling. They’ve taken over. Corruption has taken over this nation and in each sphere of life, nothing is occurring
“However, we have to have a good time God for conserving us alive, perhaps tomorrow we are able to have a greater Nigeria. However for now, I gained’t deceive you, there’s nothing to have a good time,” he added.
The governor earlier in his remarks through the church service lamented the peak of insecurity, disclosing that over 100 safety personnel had misplaced their lives between 2017 until date whereas trying to supply safety for the folks of the state.
He recommended safety companies within the state for the current arrest of a infamous outlaw nicknamed “Azonto”, whilst he harassed the necessity for his return to the state so he may face justice.
Ortom additional decried the plights of over one million displaced folks in varied camps throughout the state simply as he urged Nigerians to proceed to demand for a rustic that ensures justice and equity for all as in his estimation the nation as at now was removed from the goals of the founding fathers.