The Ooni of Ife, Oba Ogunwusi and the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar have expressed the readiness of traditional rulers to partner the Federal Government in tackling the security challenges in the country.
They also advocated good governance as key to ending the challenges that range from killings to insurgency.
The two first class monarchs spoke during a National Summit on Security and Insecurity in Nigeria at the Centre for Black Culture and International Understanding in Osogbo, Osun State.
Ogunwusi, who described security of lives and property as fundamental to existence, stressed the need for government to return security matters to traditional rulers for effective and efficient policing at the grassroots. Also, Sultan of Sokoto Sa’ad Abubakar advocated for good governance, peace, and security in Nigeria noting that without justice, a nation can’t have good governance.