Ekweremadu condemns use of women for suicide bombing

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ABUJA – The Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ekweremadu,  Thursday condemned the  use of women as suicide bombers by terrorists, saying it was a crime against womanhood.

Ekweremadu said this at the distribution of `Safe School Manual’ to schools, teachers and Abuja.

condemn the recent suicide bombing at Kano State Polytechnic its entirety. It is terror against education and learning.

“It is a crime and assault womanhood, it is un-African and a grievous crime against humanity.

“All men and women of goodwill across the nation, and indeed the world, must rise condemnation of the ugly and barbaric trend the waste of lives and .

“Our children and teachers cannot continue to learn and impart knowledge in the atmosphere of uncertainty, insecurity, and other forms of threats,’’ he said.

Ekweremadu said the manual, which covered safety tips , violent crimes, natural disaster and other emergencies, was following current security challenges and attacks on educational institutions.

He commended the Safe School Manual Project Task and their partners for their thoughtfulness and brilliance in pinpointing challenges of safety in the learning environments.


Mr Onyechere, the Chairman, Exam Ethics Marshals International, lamented that schools had become targets of attacks in the country and the world at large.

Onyechere said administrators, teachers, , pupils and infrastructure were in danger as a result of the activities of the insurgents.

He said the manual outlined general school safety tips for school proprietors, administrators, teachers, parents and .

Alhaji Haruna Danjuma, President, National Parents Teachers Association of Nigeria, said the manual came at the right .

Danjuma called on administrators, parents and other to support security forces in fighting attacks against schools and .

“It is our duty as parents to come together and see how we can help our children, will be leaders of tomorrow,’’ he said. (NAN)