Yoruba chief, Ayo Adebanjo, has acknowledged that President Muhammadu Buhari is eager on holding on to energy.
He mentioned the Nigerian structure gave the President extra authority, including that Buhari doesn’t need a evaluate as a result of his powers will scale back.
The Afenifere chieftain mentioned this in an interview with The Solar.
Talking on the controversial Water Assets Invoice, Adebanjo famous that it was a part of the issues brought on by the structure.
The invoice proposes that the federal authorities management all water sources and river banks.
States governments, teams and distinguished Nigerians have declared their opposition to the proposal.
Adebanjo, whereas giving his place, insisted that Buhari has no integrity.
He condemned the focus of energy regardless of Nigeria being a multi-ethnic society.
“After I mentioned the person has no integrity, individuals are quarrelling with me. He doesn’t need to relieve himself of dictatorial energy. I’ve mentioned it earlier than; underneath the current structure, Nigeria’s president is probably the most highly effective president in the entire world. Buhari isn’t able to concede that energy, he simply desires to maintain us speaking till one other election.
“Anyone who’s speaking about doing one other election with out going again to federalism is simply losing his time. You do one other election underneath this structure, you return once more. They may rig it and inform you to go to courtroom and the courtroom will affirm it. I’ve been on this recreation when Buhari was a toddler. So, he can’t deceive me.
“We are saying folks ought to return to the earlier structure; the structure Awolowo, Azikwe, and Sardauna agreed upon at independence. I put these inquiries to Buhari: Are you extra clever than Sardauna? Are you extra educated than Sardauna? Are you extra Fulani than Sarduana? He has not answered my questions.
“I’ve been repeating these over and once more, not Femi Adesina or Garba Shehu has responded to me. However every time they need to insult us, they are saying they don’t know what these clamouring for restructuring are speaking about, together with Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, who took Obasanjo to courtroom over the problem of restructuring when he was Lawyer-Basic of Lagos State.
“It’s a gang up. They’re deceiving themselves, deceiving the nation. The corruption they mentioned they’d wipe out is rising greater and greater. The looting is rising increased and better greater than what we had underneath the regime of the late Basic Sani Abacha. I’ve handed the stage the place anyone can be tossing me round”, he mentioned.