Definitely, no Governor would watch while his state burns, however, the essence of military intervention is defeated when the same military can no longer protect lives.
What is the purpose of a call for military intervention when it can’t resolve the conflict but forces people to obey in a democracy?
Torture, rape and abuse are the bullets that drop in the cities where the military step their foot on. From #Endsars protest at the Lekki toll gate to Orlu in Abia state, the story of horror and shame is the same.
After being called out by Senator Smart Adeyemi of Kogi state on the Senate floor on Monday for being stupid, Abia state Governor, Hope Uzodinma has given reasons for inviting the military in Orlu.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.