Who is against restructuring Nigeria?
Some years ago, even when Nigeria was still far from the present stage of near anarchy, a prominent man of God was so worried about the situation of things in the country.
Restructuring Nigeria, radically but peacefully
From election season to election season, men and women with brains the size of millet seeds have been elected to political offices in Nigeria. Consequently, the country has been subject to successive regimes of inept political leadership.
Restructuring Nigeria: National Assembly to the rescue
For the umpteenth time, we would like to reiterate the profound and definitive point about restructuring this convoluted federation. There is no doubt anymore that the current system not helped by method of political engagement, administration and inter-ethnic relations...
El-Rufai advocates autonomy for states, local governments
Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has called on the Nigerian government to grant autonomy of resources to states and local governments in the country. El-Rufai made the plea while speaking on theme “Nigeria: Achieving National Unity Through Peaceful Restructuring” at the birthday celebration of a former governor of Osun state and a chieftain of the…
‘Restructuring is key to survival of Nigeria’
Obong Victor Bassey Attah, a former governor of Akwa Ibom State, a Fellow and president of the Nigerian Institute of Architects from 1997 to 1999...
Osinbajo's opinion on state police contrasts Buhari's
Nigeria's Vice-president Yemi Osinbajo again on Tuesday made a case for state police in the country, which has been one of the many demands of the those calling for the restructuring of the country and has enjoyed the support of the Nigerian Senate. The Senate on Tuesday, July 3 passed a resolution directing its Constitutional…
The restructuring debate
This has been given credence and legitimacy by the agitations and self determination consciousness that have followed that pattern whereby each and every one of the units now wants resource control and devolution of powers.
Restructuring, Niger Delta cleanup echo at National Point’s 10th anniversary
Executive Director of National Point, Ibiba Don Pedro, who was also the 2003 CNN African Journalist of the Year, stated that National Point came into being in the midst of the turmoil over...
‘Restructuring must be based on national consensus’
It’s a question am sure every Nigerian can answer, howbeit,differently. We don’t all have to share the same opinion but, if you want to appraise or evaluate the APC’s performance, you need to have the criteria for doing so.
We are running a corrupt system, says Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the major bane of development in Nigeria is corruption, not the one perpetrated by politicians alone, but in collaboration with the elite and religious leaders.