Call For Self-Defence: Katsina PDP Chair Ask Masari To Resign
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Katsina State, yesterday asked the state governor, Alhaji Aminu Masari to resign with immediate for encouraging residents to acquire arms and defend themselves against bandits.
The Chairman of Katsina PDP, Alhaji Salisu Majigiri called for Masari’s resignation at a session with journalists.
At the session with journalists, Majigiri described Masari’s statement as vindication of failure, said his administration has failed to protect the lives and property of the citizenry as enshrined in chapter two of the 1999 Constitution.
After the North-west youths sensitisation on e-registration at the party’s secretariat in Katsina, the chairman of the chapter said security and welfare of citizens is the primary responsibility of government.
He said: “If the governor as the chief security officer of the state can not provide security for the people of his state the easiest thing to do is to resign from the office.
“Masari swore to protect and defend the provisions of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic Nigeria, but failed to provide welfare and security to the people. He has nothing to do rather than resign and give way for people who can provide welfare and security for the people.”