• Stop seeing restructuring of Nigeria as secession – Ex-UN envoy tells FG

    Stop seeing restructuring of Nigeria as secession – Ex-UN envoy tells FG

    A former Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the United Nations, UN, Chief Arthur Mbanefo, has lent his voice to the strident call for the restructuring of the country, advising the Nigerian government to stop thinking that the restructuring of the country will lead to the secession of some ethnic nationalities.

    He stated this in Lagos on Thursday at the 71st birthday of the Presiding Bishop of the Redeemed Evangelical Mission, Dr. Mike Okonkwo, where he warned the Federal Government against holding […]

  • You can’t declare secession – Clark tells Niger Delta Avengers

    You can’t declare secession – Clark tells Niger Delta Avengers

    Ijaw national leader, Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday dismissed the threat by Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) to declare Niger Delta Republic on October 1, saying the unity of the country was not negotiable.

    Making his stand known in an opening remark at a one-day Stakeholders Meeting of Niger Delta Coastal states , held in Warri, Clark stated that the strength of the nation lies in its diverse culture, population and the unity of her people.

    He however aligned himself with the demand of […]