ADC Presidential candidate calls on NASS Leadership to Resign



……Says the National assembly is complicit in the failure of this government

I was very amused to hear some Senators and Members from the lower house call for the President to be impeached. This is a self-serving call. The same people who have refused to do their jobs in the last three years have just woken up to realize that the President should be impeached.

What exactly has happened today that is different from what has been happening since President Buhari was sworn in seven years ago for the first term and three years ago for the second term? Are the attacks today any different? Are the deaths less or more meaningful?

Is there any life worth more than the other? Are they reacting now because Abuja is threatened? The national assembly is complicit in the failure of this government so they should ask their leadership to resign before calling on President Buhari to resign.

The checks and balances enshrined in our constitution never envisaged that Nigerians would be saddled with a spineless and self-serving legislature. Yes, Buhari has failed and should resign or be impeached but he failed because the legislature failed in its duties.

The entire leadership of the National Assembly should also resign or be impeached. This is the double-edged sword called the doctrine of collective responsibility.