Prof. Benjamin Okaba, President of the INC, made this assertion while addressing a press conference on Friday in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.
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Such messages are conveniently presented with often hypothetical identity of Nigerians bearing them. In this particular case, Prince Ifeanyi Sunday, who from the name, appear to be an Igbo man from the South East Nigeria, is the bearer.
Sule Yahaya Hamma, Chairman of the committee, who led other members to submit the report, said that the committee worked assiduously to arrive at the report.
Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State stated this while submitting the committee’s report to the APC National Working Committee on Thursday in Abuja
“The imbalance between the roles of the federal and state governments lies at the root of our difficulties. We need to re-balance the duties of the federal and state governments. The quest to correct the imbalance is the essence of federalism that I have advocated for so many years,” he said in an address he sent to the 2017 Annual Dinner of the King’s College Old Boys’ Association in Lagos
Social critic, retired Colonel Abubakar Umar, has said for Nigeria to develop, it must practice true federalism. Umar said this…
However, decision on establishment of structure, composition, finance and functions of local government councils were put on hold pending discussions on the Report of the Committee on Political Restructuring
Alhaji Mohammed Mohammed, Niger State Co-ordinator of the group, in a presentation to the Committee on National Dialogue in Minna, said democracy should be allowed to thrive in Nigeria