By Tony Akowe, Abuja
The South East Caucus of the Home of Representatives on Saturday warned towards try to pin the ENDSARS protest which has led to destruction of property in a part of the nation on a selected area of the nation or a spiritual or political group, saying doing so can be lacking the purpose.
The lawmakers dissociated themselves and their zone from any makes an attempt to color the wrestle for higher safety providers and good governance in tribal colors or sentiments, describing such strikes as a terrific disservice to the nation and an enormous menace to the Federal Republic and her peaceable and company existence
In a press release in Abuja signed by all of the 43 lawmakers from the zone, in addition they warned towards steady assault on police formations, law enforcement officials and different authorities and personal property, whereas interesting for calm.
They argued that making an allowance for that demoralising the police as an establishment and destroying obtainable safety infrastructure would solely put the society at larger dangers and equally defeat the altruistic functions that underlined the EndSARS protests within the first place.
The assertion reads “We denounce in totality and fully dissociate ourselves and the South East area, which we characterize, from any makes an attempt to color the wrestle for higher safety providers and good governance in tribal colors or sentiments.
“Whereas we strongly condemn the unlucky hijack of the EndSARS protests by anarchists and brokers of destabilisation, the protests should, nonetheless, be seen for what they’re: a patriotic, altruistic, and peaceable meeting by Nigerian youths of all geopolitical zones and non secular and political persuasions in search of an finish to police brutality and making a clarion demand for a greater deal from Nigeria and people they put in places of work by the facility of their ballots.
“We frown on the try by any particular person or group, who don’t want Nigeria effectively, to acceptable these laudable calls for and weaponise the wrestle for egocentric and egotistic ends in an effort to destabilise the nation.
“Likewise, makes an attempt to affiliate the occasions of the previous few days with ethno-political struggles or pin them on a selected area or ethnic, spiritual, and political group miss the mark. It’s certainly a terrific disservice, if not an enormous menace to the Federal Republic and her peaceable and company existence.
The Lawmakers from the South East drawn from Abia, Anambra, Enugu, Ebonyi and Imo state which lower throughout completely different political events are Hon. Nkeiruka Onyejeocha, Hon. Ossy Status, Hon. Hon. Uko Ndukwe, Hon. Solomon Adaelu, Hon. Benjamin Kalu, Hon. Samuel Onuigbo, Hon. Nkem Uzoma, Hon. Darlington Nwokocha, Hon. Lynda Chuba-Ikpeazu, Hon. Chukwuka Onyema, Hon. Chris Azubogu, Hon. Dozie Nwankwo, Hon. Ifeanyi Momah, Hon. Obinna Chidoka., Hon. Vincent Ofumelu, Hon. Chinedu Obidigwe, Hon. Chinedu Onwuaso, Hon. Chukwuma Umeoji, Hon. Okwuduili Ezenwankwo, Hon. Sylvester Ogbaga, Hon. Iduma Igariwey, Hon. Chinedu Ogar, Hon. Chukwuma Nwazunku, Hon. Livinus Makwe and Hon. Edwin Anayo
The remainder are Hon. Patrick Asadu, Hon. Toby Okechukwu, Hon. Denis Amadi, Hon. Nnoli Nnaji, Hon. Ofor Chukwuegbo, Hon. Oke Martins, Hon. Simon Atigwe, Hon. Cornelius Nnaji, Hon. Jerry Alagboso, Hon. Bede Eke, Hon. Henry Nwanwuba, Hon. Ugonna Ozurigbo, Hon. Mariam Onuoha, Hon. Pascal Obi, Hon. Ikenna Elezianya, Hon. Emeka Chinedu, Hon. Chike Okafor and Hon. Kingsley Uju.