Amaechi a former Rivers State governor stated this on Sunday while speaking on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics.
The minister, however, admitted that there is nothing wrong with calls for the restructuring of the country.
Amaechi said: “If to you what is important is restructuring, I don’t see anything wrong with restructuring. But I’m saying it is not the most critical problem we have.
“The most critical problem we have is hunger and poverty, which is breeding insecurity.”