Defending the negative and the unvoiced in our society is a assignment that ought to be achieved for God and humanity.
In our international, with approximately 7 million people, the vulnerable and the terrible, who’re in most people, have to be protected against the sturdy and the effective.
Yes, there are thousands and thousands of involved individuals, non-governmental organizations, corporate bodies and authorities businesses, and many others, obtainable doing their bits to guard the negative and the weak.
This is Godly, humanitarian and consequently appropriate.
In Nigeria, with an estimated populace of 180 million humans, these helpers come in available of their lots, if now not in thousands and thousands.
Comrade Olusegun Adeeko, chairman/ lead activist, understand your rights initiative, Ikotun, Lagos, is one of the many people.
He is keeping hardline postures in opposition to economic crimes, corrupt practices and human rights abuses. Call him a one-man revolt squad, in case you care.
On Monday, Adeeko invited me to cowl a peaceful protest with the aid of members of his non-governmental agency and mechanics at Festac city in Lagos, Nigeria.
The non violent, placards sporting participants of the knorights and mechanics held the protest on the south-west zonal workplace of the Federal Housing Authority in Festac Town, Lagos Nigeria.
Their mission was to demand that housing government need to investigate the way Mrs Aisha Onotu, allegedly connived with the police in Festac and suspected land grabbers to sell lands at the buffer area, illegally to fascinated humans.
Background test via this author revealed that 12 years ago, officials of the Festac Town Resident Association determined that the housing parents have been selling lands, illegally to a few people.
The citizens dragged the housing authority software earlier than a Lagos High Court on November 21, 2005 in match No: ID/2494/1993.
12 years down prison war line, Hon Justice ( Mrs) Y. A Adesanya added her judgment and the mechanic union members on the Festac buffer quarter have been asked by using the courtroom to nonetheless occupy their jobs.
But, knorights leader in a letter dated April 18, 2019, petitioned the unbiased corrupt practices fee, asking for that the zonal supervisor of the federal housing authority in south-west Nigeria have to be investigated.
The supervisor, Onotu is alleged to corroborate with one Thomas Tanimowo to trouble hire to illegal allotees and also issuing removal observe to the mechanics to vacate the land, no matter the high court judgment.
This writer visited the federal housing authority office on Friday to peer and pay attention from the zonal supervisor on the problem, but became informed the woman has long past out of reputable challenge.
The police at diverse stages in our country, were informed and the countrywide headquarters of the federal housing authority in Abuja, Nigeria, is likewise conscious.