Senator representing Plateau North Senatorial District, Dr Istifanus Gyang has spoken about the high rate of crime in Nigeria.
He urged those concerned to aid synergy among security agencies to tackle this sad reality as soon as possible.
Gyang revealed that insecurity is the biggest challenge facing the nation, and efforts must be made immediately to change that.
His words, “The country is faced with Boko Haram insurgency, armed banditry and kidnapping, among others.
“The core mandate of the police is internal security as well as battling crime and criminality; this can be better achieved with synergy amongst security agencies,
“My mandate is to secure, reconcile and empower my people; this can only be achieved with the enforcement of the laws critical to building trust and confidence.”