Lagos - For allegedly manipulating their organisations for personal gains rather than protecting Nigeria’s democracy, the Conference of Nigerian Political Parties has called for the sack of the Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba and the Director General of the State Security Service, Ekpeyong Ita, Premium Times reports.
The group said the last week’s attempt to prevent the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, and other lawmakers from accessing the National Assembly complex and the ransacking of the All Progressives Congress, APC, data centre in Lagos, were indications that the security agencies are witch-hunting political enemies of the federal government.
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It said the security agencies have deviated from their primary responsibilities of enforcing law and order in the country but are rather being used as political dogs to attack perceived political enemies.
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