The St. Augustine Tiv Catholic Group in Jalingo diocese on Sunday condemned the rising insecurity within the nation, particularly the latest killings in Jos, Benue and different components of the nation.
The Catholic neighborhood which categorical deep fear that the nation was being became a killing area known as on the President, Main Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to see the hand writing on the wall and act quick.
That is contained in a communiquè issued on the finish of the 2021 annual convention held at St. Robert Bellarmin’s Institute for Catechesis and Non secular Training, Jimlari, close to Jalingo and signed by the President, Mr. Denis Hembaor.
Whereas lamenting the killings, mass abduction of harmless college youngsters and different types of criminality throughout the nation, the Catholic neighborhood known as on Nigerian leaders to urgently handle the problems earlier than the nation will get to some extent of no return.
The communiquè learn partly, “Whereas we condemn the final insecurity within the nation, we name on the federal government and all stakeholders in Taraba State to make extra efforts to deliver lasting peace in central and southern components of the State which haven’t identified peace since 2014.
“Most households within the central zone of the State have misplaced their sources of livelihood and have been denied entry to their farmlands since 2014.
“The disaster in Southern Taraba in 2019 by way of 2020 have equally compelled individuals into internally displaced individuals (IDPs) camps with none hope of when to return to their ancestral land.
“We need to name on the Taraba State authorities to redouble her efforts in ending the disaster and make ample safety association for the secure return of all displaced individuals again to their properties in Wukari, Ibi, Donga, Takum, Gassol and Bali Native Authorities Areas and resettle them accordingly.”