Notable elder statesmen and socio-cultural leaders calls for restructuring


Notable elder statesmen and socio-cultural leaders at the weekend converged, saying Nigeria was long overdue for restructuring while warning the Federal Government that the country was bleeding from bad leadership and poor policies.

The statesmen added that the government must not take Nigerians for granted, as the security and socio-economic situations of the country were deteriorating.

At the programme which held virtually were; a leader of the Afenifere socio-cultural group, Chief Ayo Adebanjo; a former vice-presidential candidate and Serving Overseer of Citadel Global Community Church (formerly known as Latter Rain Assembly), Lagos, Pastor Tunde Bakare; a former presidential candidate and political economist, Prof Pat Utomi; and the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland land, Gani Adams.

Others were political scientist, Mr Akin Osuntokun; and singers, Onyeka Onwenu and Eedris Abdulkareem.

The programme was themed, ‘#EndSARS consolidation of handshake across the Niger: An interactive session with Iba Gani Adams and Igbo/Yoruba champions.’

The session was moderated by the Publisher of Ovation Media Group, Chief Dele Momodu, and Maazi Ezeoke.