Former senator of the Nationwide Meeting, Sheu Sani, on Thursday stated the current-day authorities had no regard for regulation and order. He stated this whereas delivering a speech in a symposium tagged: Preserving Energy in Examine, which came about at NECA Home, Ikaja, Lagos.
The occasion, organised by the African Centre for Media Data Literacy, underscored a dialog on the shrinking media and civic area in Nigeria.
The senator nonetheless lamented the perpetual abuse of energy within the current day authorities, noting that those that have been within the forefront of combating towards authoritarianism have been now the perpetrators of such.
Political occasion as it’s today can’t defend democracy. And now the monster has returned. Court orders mean nothing today, Sani stated.
He additionally famous that the way forward for democracy depended largely on the liberty of the press.