Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has referred to as for the restructuring of Nigeria.
Atiku mentioned Nigeria would have peace, unity and prosperity if and when restructured.
In a press release on Monday, the previous Vice President identified that the dearth of restructuring was chargeable for the recurrent ethnic and spiritual disaster within the nation.
He assertion titled: “Nigeria Wants The Peace Serum of Restructuring,” reads partly: “Nigeria must be restructured. Simply have a look at Nigeria at the moment. This fact is staring us in our collective faces.
“The present ethnic and spiritual clashes bedevilling Nigeria are signs of the illness. They themselves should not the sickness. We should handle the basis causes of the assorted signs of insecurity Nigeria now faces.
“Nigeria wants peace, unity and prosperity. However all three of those virtues are depending on Nigeria having social justice. With out justice, there can’t be cohesiveness in a multi-ethnic and multi-religious nation like Nigeria.
“Nigeria has foundational points, which now we have to resolve. Till we resolve these points, our nation could not fulfil its potential of being the beacon of sunshine for the Black Race, even when now we have probably the most righteous individuals on the helm.
“If half of our individuals expend their energies pulling Nigeria in a single course, and the opposite half counter by pulling her within the different course, our motherland won’t ever know peace, unity and prosperity.
“Nigeria must restructure to keep away from the assorted failed state prophecies, first superior by an American think-tank in opposition to Nigeria in 2006. Most not too long ago regurgitated by the Monetary Occasions of London, a few month in the past. To be forewarned is to be forearmed.
“Nigeria isn’t a failed state. Nevertheless, we’re susceptible to turning into a failed state, if we don’t resolve our foundational challenges that make it fairly troublesome for the central authorities to discharge her obligations successfully.
“We should cease preventing one another as Nigerians, and we should begin preventing for Nigeria. Come up o compatriots, Nigeria’s name obey. Nigeria is asking for restructuring. And I urge all Nigerians to obey our mom’s voice.”
Nigeria’s peace, unity, prosperity will depend on restructuring – Fmr VP, Atiku Abubakar