“We, therefore, invite our brothers, sisters, youths and women from other political parties in this platform to join us to rescue our country that is in distress, socially, politically, economically and security wise.
On the stolen mace at the Senate Chambers of the National Assembly on April 18, Secondus called for the prosecution of those responsible for the act, describing it as a sad and ugly incident, which underscored the fact that the country’s democracy was seriously under threat.
His words, “How did the hoodlums pass through all the security checks, majestically walk into the chambers to cause such havoc, leaving much to chew to all discerning minds’.
“What happened in the Senate is a clear assault on democracy, a coup against the legislature and should not only be condemned but those responsible should be tried for treason as demanded by the law’.
“Herdsmen brazenly invade our homes and farms, rape, maim and kill our people daily, and thugs do the same in our parliament, yet we have a government. This obnoxious development has placed enormous challenge on us as the main opposition party to up our game and quickly rescue this country from the appalling APC administration.”