Armed theft is one ugly social vice which is believed to exist in all nations of the world. Nonetheless, evidently the menace is rampant in growing and underdeveloped nations of the world.
Nigeria has about 140 million individuals. The inhabitants is made up of a great variety of the wholesome working inhabitants. This working inhabitants is especially younger people who find themselves expert labor, semi-skilled labor, or unskilled labor. Most of those younger individuals depart faculty with out being employed for years.
They aren’t unemployed as a result of they cannot work however just because there aren’t any job alternatives the place they’ll slot in themselves. A few of them roam the streets in quest of menial jobs as a way to make each ends meet whereas the lazy ones or people who felt that the society shouldn’t be pleased with them turns into offended and switch to armed theft amongst different social vices too quite a few to say.
The federal government established the Nigerian Police Pressure (NPF) and charged the boys in black with the duty of checking armed theft and different crimes within the society. However it appears the spate of armed theft within the nation is rising exponentially by the day. Does is it imply that the Police Pressure usually are not doing sufficient?
The issue is that the police usually are not but properly geared up to sort out the menace. As well as, there are numerous unhealthy eggs within the police drive that go so far as collaborating with the armed robbers. The federal government ought to make sure that these recruited into the drive are individuals of excellent repute. The federal government ought to adequately equip and fund the police drive.
The unhealthy eggs which can be already within the police drive ought to be detected and flushed out. The police drive ought to go on coaching tour every so often.