December 31 should be declared as Democracy destruction day- Senator
NEWS DIGEST -A Senator ,Enyinnaya Abaribe from Abia State has asked that President Buhari declare December 31 as Democracy destruction day.
Senator Abaribe said this earlier during a Senate Plenary session today. While contributing to the debate on declaring June 12 as Democracy day,the Senator welcomed the move and said it is in good fate . He also praised Senator Olujimi Christine who suggested that all Aĺlowances and Entitlements of late Kashimawo Abiola be paid stating that it is a good suggestion.
In a twist of comments,Senator Abaribe said “While I praise the decision to declare June 12,in honor of Abiola I also want to ask that the President declare December 31,as Democracy destruction day because that was the day he had a coup to topple a democratic government”.
The Senator however stopped at the comment when it threw the chambers into a fit of laughter and readiness.
President Buhari was a one time millitary leader in Nigeria before his emergence in the democratic dispensation in 2015
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