Senator Ireti Kingibe says the Senate will summon the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Nyesom Wike and security agencies over the spike in crimes in the nation’s capital.
While Abuja has been in the news owing to the rising rate of insecurity in the area, the lawmaker who represents the FCT said upon resumption later in the month, the Senate will invite them to explain his plans to secure the area.
Senator Kingibe, elected under the Labour Party (LP) in a monitored televised interview on Sunday, lamented that after several messages and letter written to the FCT minister, no response from him yet which according to her, as the chief security officer of the FCT, Wike should have a plan concerning security.
Kingibe who commended the security agencies, added that a lot needs to be done to tackle insecurity in the nation’s capital.
“He should be able to tell us, the committee, and specifically me, that this is the plan for protecting the people of the FCT. Between him, the police commissioner, and the head of the DSS, they must have a plan.”