The lawmaker representing Abia North Senatorial district and Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu, has lamented the spike in insecurity in Nigeria.
The former Governor of Abia State said the nation is in pains as a result of the spate of insecurity.
Kalu made this claim at the special Sunday Mass held at Our Lady Queen of Nigeria Pro-Cathedral, Abuja, on Sunday.
The lawmaker charged fathers in the country to unite to overcome the current economic and security challenges facing the nation.
He said, “Our commitment as Nigerians and fathers shall never be in vain.”
“I urge all fathers in the country to put their heads together in the best interest of our nation.”
“As a nation, we are in pains as a result of the security challenges that we are passing through.”
“Fathers should stand up as Soldiers of Christ and defend the church and Nigeria at large.”
“As fathers, we must continue to advocate for peace and unity in diversity beginning from our homes.”