The senate president made the comment after Borno North senator, Abubakar Kyari raised a point of order over the massacre of over 81 people in Gubio village, part of the district he represents.
“The Senate has passed several resolutions on the insecurity in the country with all stakeholders carried along, but the issue has persisted.”
“The stand of the Senate should be that people who have performed in office should be allowed to stay in such office.”
The federal government was also urged to deploy the armed forces and other security agencies to beef up personnel around the Lake Chad shores.
The is coming ahead of a meeting between the leadership of both chambers of the National Assembly, President Muhammadu Buhari and the nation’s service chiefs.