The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi has given a sneak peek into what Nigerians should expect if elected as president in 2023.
While speaking on CNN on Friday, the former governor of Anambra state said no insecure nation can attract investors that will bring notable development to the country.
He disclosed that Nigeria has battled with security problems for years and if he is elected, he will deploy some strategies that will nip the problem in the bud once and for all.
According to him, the first thing he would do is reorganize and restrategize the security architecture of the country. Those who are due for retirement will be released and allow fresh and young people to come into the system.
He revealed that he would localize security and allow the state police to thrive. Peter Obi claimed that every crime is local and that making use of local security is the most effective way to tackle security problems. He plans to create, promote and empower state police if elected.
The former governor of Anambra state also explained that he will make use of modern technology to deal with insecurity. He promised to encourage the security operatives by remunerating them accordingly. He believes that if they are happy, they will be able to fight insecurity.
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