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May 21, 2018 4:21 AM Dickson engages northern govs, leaders on restructuring, fiscal federalismThe Sun News

In pursuance of his clamour for the restructuring of the country, Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has intensified consultation with governors and leaders of northern extraction, across party lines. A statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Francis Ottah Agbo, yesterday, said Dickson visited the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai 22

May 3, 2018 7:16 AM Why Nigeria may soon collapse, break up – Gen. Zamani, Prof. Akintoye

Major General Zamani Lekwot, retd., and Prof. Banji Akintoye, have urged those afraid of restructuring to express their fears and be open to discussion. They sounded it clearly that without restructuring Nigeria will break up. According to them, for one to keep saying ‘Nigeria will not break up’ is a self-deception, adding that the country will one day collapse 26

April 28, 2018 2:41 PM Atiku reveals what he told Buhari before dumping APC

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has said he warned President Muhammadu he would quit the All Progressives Congress (APC), if the party was not restructured. In an interview with BBC Hausa on Saturday, Atiku claimed Buhari failed to heed his warning or take his advice. “The APC started on a wrong footing after President Buhari assumed office 45

April 22, 2018 4:48 PM Why there is crisis in Nigeria – Gani Adams

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has attributed the crises facing the country on the failure of its leadership to embrace restructuring. Adams, who doubles as the National Coordinator of the Odu’ua Peopes Congress (OPC), spoke in Akure on Saturday, at a reception organised for him by the Ondo State Government. He said the Yoruba nation 45

October 29, 2017 1:33 AM Nigeria’s unity is desirable, but don’t tell me it is non-negotiable –Gov. Dickson

Governor Henry Seriake Dickson made history when he drove to Aleibiri in Ekeremor local government area of Bayelsa State, the first time a vehicle would reach the community, thanks to the construction of Sagbama, Ekeremor, Agge Road. The governor took time off after the historic drive to speak on a number of national issues, including the failure of the Federal 45

October 27, 2017 1:32 PM Restructuring Nigeria impossible, Says Gowon

Ex-Head of state, General Yakubu Gowon has said that restructuring Nigeria is impossible. General Gowon said Nigeria’s restructuring is impossible because the country is made up of over 5000 ethnic groups with ethnic dialects and languages which would not allow each group to yield to another in terms of concession of certain benefits. The Former Head of State 32

October 27, 2017 12:00 PM Why Nigeria cannot be restructured – Gowon

Yakubu Gowon, former Military Head of State, has asserted that the current composition of Nigeria makes it impossible for the country to be restructured. Gowon explained that Nigeria is made up of over 500 ethnic groups and equal number of ideas about restructuring; therefore, instead of agitating for restructuring, the people must have faith in the indivisibility 38

October 23, 2017 3:48 AM Restructuring only may not work, says Falana

A Lagos lawyer and human rights activist, Femi Falana (SAN), has said devolution of power alone will not solve the problems confronting the nation. Also, the Grand Administrator and Director Supreme Board of Ancient and Mystical Order Rosæ Crucis, also known as the Rosicrucian Order, Dr. Kenneth Idiodi, said restructuring was not the problem of Nigeria 21

October 21, 2017 3:50 AM Arewa Youth leader to Buhari: Anti-corruption war is losing steam

Alhaji Gambo Gujungu is the National President of Arewa Youth Forum, AYF, a powerful and vociferous group of young Northerners which influences policies and decisions in the region. What do you think should be restructured in Nigeria to make it a better, greater country? The issue of restructuring the Nigerian polity has always been a recurring decimal 64

October 17, 2017 3:21 AM Medic calls for overhauling of NHIS

A medic, Dr Ayola Sanu, has tasked the Federal government to overhaul the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, as a way of ensuring that Nigerians have access to quality healthcare that is affordable and accessible. Sanu, who is Medical Director, Solid Rock Hospital, Ojodu, Lagos, said the perennial problems of the Scheme over the years had constituted 20