Insecurity: NCRIB urges govts at all levels to give insurance priority

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– The Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB) Friday advised all tiers of take insurance seriously.

Its President, Mr Ayodapo Shoderu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in that the ’s security situation underscored the need for government at all levels do this.

Shoderu said that insurance was designed for the mitigation of losses in case of insecurity and disasters.

“The issue of national security will continue be germane national .

“This is as long as there can never be any long lasting or sustainable economic advancement without establishing an environment that engenders peace of mind for the .

“Insurance, being the last hope of the common man, should be accorded its pivotal place to free government from unavoidable expenditures and concerns when disaster occurs,” he said.

Shoderu said that the should take a cue from advanced countries to accord insurance its rightful place.

He said that NCRIB joined other well-meaning people worldwide to condemn the continuous holding of hostages of some students from a school in Chibok, Borno, by terrorists.

Shoderu said while the council sympathised the grieving , it implored security agencies and institutions to do everything to ensure that the girls were released to continue their normal lives.

The NCRIB president urged well-meaning Nigerians and corporate to unite, condemn the barbaric act and ensure that the country was safe for living and for business. (