Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has cautioned those holding leadership positions against uttering reckless utterances that could lead to war.
The Governor issued the warning n Saturday at the 2021 Lagos State Interdenominational Divine Service organised by the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) at the Apostolic Church, Ketu.
He warned that the present crises may nosedive to more disastrous situations if inflammatory statements continue.
Acccording to him, the nation faced a difficult period in the year 2020 after the outbreak of COVID-19 and #endsars protest
“We have all witnessed the challenges of our country, but we need to be careful not to turn the observed crises into ethnic or religious war”, NAN quoted him as saying.
“We need to guard against utterances that may stereotype anyone or tribes. We have a duty to isolate criminals in our communities rather than introducing tribal spin into every crime.