Connect with us

Jail Break: I Won't Resign - Aregbesola

Piroll

Published

on

Follow
NAIJA NEWS: Jail Break: I Won't Resign - Aregbesola [New Naija News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl

Sequel to the frequent jailbreak being witnessed across different correctional centres across the country, the former Osun State governor, and the interior minister who is in charge of the ministry has retaliated that he wouldn't resign from his office.



It is instructive to note that, resignation is one of the ways the western head usually bow out of office if such occurrence happens but Aregbesola has said he will never resign. He made this known yesterday after the Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja.

But the minister, whose ministry oversees the Nigeria Correctional Service which runs the Correctional Centres across the country, said: “As to whether it calls for my resignation, I still don’t see any need for that because it’s not for lack of preparedness that the attacks were successful. No.”

Aregbesola, however, assured that government would step up security around the Correctional Centres in view of the jail breaks in Owerri, Oyo, Kabba and Jos in the last few months.

According to him: “What I can assure Nigerians is this. Yes, as contextual as these attacks and the successes such criminals are having, we are upping our game and we will not allow it, we will prevent any such opportunistic attack and even make it impossible. And that is what the state must do.

“We are working with all arms of government particularly the security to make our custodial facilities impregnable. We will not rest until that is achieved. That’s the assurance I want to give Nigerians”.



Click Here To Comment




Piroll
 

Piroll is a creative writer, social-political commentator, socio-researcher, and sports analyst. He holds certificates in media management and data journalism from the Thomas Foundation Institute of Journalism. He works as a... Read More

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Be first to comment


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Naija News

Aregbesola Congratulates Tinubu

Piroll

Published

on

NAIJA NEWS: Aregbesola Congratulates Tinubu [New Naija News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
The Hon. Minister for Interior, Ogbeni Abdu Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola Congratulates Ashiwaju Ahmad Bola Tinubu on his Victory as the Presidential candidate of All Progressive Congress, APC.It is important to note that Aregbesola is one of the people that were supporting the presidential ambition of the Vice-president due to his fall out with Tinubu.
Continue Reading

Naija News

Owo massacre: Criminals attacking soft targets – Aregbesola

Victorious

Published

on

NAIJA NEWS: Owo massacre: Criminals attacking soft targets – Aregbesola [New Naija News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
Rauf Aregbesola, the Minister of Interior, has emphasized that the Federal Government will not be deterred in its attempts to maintain appropriate protection for citizens' lives and property.In the aftermath of the attack and massacre of worshipers at Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State, by yet-to-be identified gunmen on Sunday, Aregbesola made this known during a visit to Owo on Monday.The Minister, who called the death of the worshipers "devast...
Continue Reading

Naija News

Sallah: Lagos Declares 3 Days Public Holiday as Aregbesola Declared 2 Days for FG Workers

Piroll

Published

on

NAIJA NEWS: Sallah: Lagos Declares 3 Days Public Holiday as Aregbesola Declared 2 Days for FG Workers [New Naija News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
The Lagos State Governor, His Excellency Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has declared Monday 2nd,...Tuesday 3rd, and Wednesday 4th of May, 2022 as Public holidays to mark the 2022 International Workers' Day and Id-El-Fitr Celebrations respectively.A Match-Past of various workers and Trade Unions will take place at Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Onikan, Lagos, on Sunday, 1st May, 2022 at 9:00am having Mr. Governor as the Special Guest of Honour.It is to be noted that work resume...
Continue Reading

Latest


Download Naijacrawl App today

Fastest way to read on the go

Download the Naijacrawl App.