Tag: Restructuring

Those who don’t understand restructuring grew up under military — Afenifere leader

Pa Ayo Adebanjo, leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, on Thursday, claimed those who do not understand restructuring grew up under the military regime. Adebanjo who spoke during a state of the nation address held in Lagos said the restructuring of Nigeria can only be achieved by APC, PDP[Read More…]

Attahiru M. Jega: Restructuring in Nigeria: Why? How? When?

Federalism is the principle, some would say a conceptual or institutional framework, which defines “the division of authority among national and subnational governments” in a given country (Rozell and Wilcox 2019). Such a country is referred to as a federation, or as operating a federal system. Regardless of whether the[Read More…]

‘Buhari will set Nigeria on fire if he does not come through on restructuring’ – Governor Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has warned that the President risks setting the country on fire if he does not answer the restructuring request of Nigerians. Wike spoke on Thursday in a Channels television programme, Sunrise Daily. The interview is off the heels of renewed calls for restructuring when South-South[Read More…]

Southeast Leaders Reject Biafra, Demand Restructuring

Meeting of South-east leaders on Saturday night disagreed with calls for secession of the zone by pro-Biafran groups; advocating instead for a united Nigeria where peace, love, fairness, justice, equity and equality of opportunity are paramount regardless of creed, ethnicity, gender, or political affiliation. The Igbo leaders in a communique[Read More…]

Maitama Sule Says He Does Not Believe In The Restructuring of Nigeria

A former Nigerian Permanent Representative to the United Nations, (UN),Ambassador Yusuf Maitama Sule, has faulted the call for Nigeria’s restructuring. He said, he did not pray nor believe in the call for the restructuring. The elder statesman spoke yesterday in Gombe on the topic,“Restructuring Nigeria: Implication for National Unity and[Read More…]

Sokoto Governor Tambuwal Rejects Restructuring

Aminu Tambuwal, governor of Sokoto state, says the unity of Nigeria is non-negotiable. TheCable reports that Tambuwal was speaking on Wednesday when he received members of various professional groups who paid him Sallah homage, the governor advised the country to focus on fiscal restructuring The groups included Sokoto Chamber of Commerce,[Read More…]

Hammed Ali Says Officers Are Resigning At Nigerian Customs As A Result Of The Restructuring Exercise

The comptroller general of the Nigeria Customs Service, Colonel Hammed Ali (Rtd) has said that the resignation exercise by some of its staff may not be unconnected to the restructuring exercise in the service. Speaking to reporters on Monday after a visit to some Federal Government establishments to foster revenue[Read More…]

S-East, S-South Regions Call For Nigeria’s Restructuring

The Lower Niger Congress, LNC, made up of people of the South-East and South-South geo-political regions, has called for the restructuring of the country to allow each region feel equal with other regions in the country and to control their resources for the betterment of their people. Vanguard Newspaper reports that[Read More…]