The Presidency has reacted to the renewed calls by some people and socio-ethnic teams to restructure Nigeria.
Buhari in a press release signed by Garba Shehu, the Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, stated his administration is not going to succumb to threats and undue strain over the matter.
That is coming days after Pastor Enoch Adeboye, Basic Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG urged President Muhammadu Buhari to restructure Nigeria to keep away from the potential of break up.
Some socio-cultural teams together with Ohaneze Ndigbo and Afenifere, in addition to Niger Delta agitators and people have renewed the decision for restructuring of Nigeria.
Buhari dismissed the recurring threats as unpatriotic outbursts, including that the federal government wouldn’t take any determination in opposition to the curiosity of 200 million Nigerians.
A part of the assertion learn: ”The Presidency responds to the recurring threats to the company existence of the nation with factions giving particular timelines for the President to to do one factor or one other or else, of their language, “the nation will break up.”
”That is to warn that such unpatriotic outbursts are unhelpful and unwarranted as this authorities is not going to succumb to threats and take any determination out of strain at a time when the nation’s full consideration is required to take care of the safety challenges dealing with it at a time of the Covid-19 well being disaster.
”Repeat: this administration is not going to take any determination in opposition to the pursuits of 200 million Nigerians, who’re the President’s first accountability beneath the structure, out of concern or threats particularly on this hour of well being disaster.”
Buhari added that as an elected chief beneath this structure, he would proceed to work with patriotic Nigerians in step with the Parliamentary processes to discovering options to points affecting the expansion and wellbeing of the nation and its individuals.