The Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Kalu, has lamented the high rate of insecurity in Nigeria while saying the country is in pains as a result of the spate of insecurity.
Orji Kalu made this call during a special Sunday Mass held at Our Lady Queen of Nigeria Pro-Cathedral, Abuja, on Sunday, June 20.
The former Abia State governor also advocated a united Nigeria.
He urged fathers in Nigeria to unite to overcome the current economic and security challenges facing the nation.
“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,’’ Orji Kalu said.