The Ijaw Youth Council, IYC has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to wake up and face the reality of the situation of the country and stop relying on outdated notion of Nigeria’s unity. This was a reaction to President Buhari’s statement that the unity of Nigeria is non-negotiable. Spokesperson of the IYC, Eric Omare said that Nigerians demand for renegotiation. INFORMATION NIGERIA, noted from that message to Buhari.
1.They said that the circumstances of the present-day Nigeria demand a renegotiation of the future unity and existence of Nigeria.
2..That the demand is not peculiar to the Niger Delta region but cuts across all parts of the country. For Nigeria to make progress President Buhari should dump his old-fashioned approach to the unity of Nigeria and face the reality of the present-day situation.
3.That Nigeria as presently constituted is suffocating and the federating ethnic nationalities can no longer bear the suffocating effect of the defective structure which hampers the development of the country.
4.Nigerians want a country that is united on mutually agreed terms and not the present defective structure.
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