The debate whether the Southwest Security outfit, Operation Amotekun, is legal or not still continue to dominate the political space. Today a new declaration from the Anthony General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar, has put Operation Amotekun illegal never mind the sentiment surrounding the operation. Amotekun remains illegal, he said.
Dr. Umar Gwandu, who is the Special Assistant to the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, disclosd that Amotekun remain illegal and the actions are not backed by any provision of Nigeria constitution.
While other are still debating the legality of Amotekun, Attorney General has issued another statement insisting that the Operation Amotekun remain illegal. He advised the general public no to be carried away by the sentiment and emotion that the constitution of the Federal republic of Nigeria does not give room for the operation.