UNGA: Query Buhari On Human Rights Violations, Insecurity – PDP Tells UN

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Naijanews Sept. 23, 2021 4:33 p.m.

UNGA: Query Buhari On Human Rights Violations, Insecurity – PDP Tells UN

“The PDP urged the General Assembly to also question Buhari on the failures and alleged compromises of our nation’s security coordination under his administration, leading to unabating mass killings, kidnapping, banditry, arson and marauding of communities across our nation, to the extent that Nigeria “now ranks as the third country with the highest level of terrorism after Iran and Afghanistan”.

The statement reads: “The sanctity of human lives, freedom, respect for human rights, justice and rule of law, credible elections, democratic governance, promotion of peace, accountability in governance, economic development among others, which the General Assembly stood for had all been violated by the Buhari administration.

“We urged the General Assembly not to lose sight of the reports by credible international organizations including the US Department of State as well as Amnesty International, (AI) on cases of arbitrary arrests and detention in dehumanizing facilities, widespread extrajudicial killings, sudden disappearances of dissenting voices and disregard to rule of law under Buhari’s watch..

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