Okowa reiterates fiscal federalism, as CHURAC identifies corruption as challenge


Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has reiterated the need for national dialogue and fiscal federalism if the country must make a headway, just as the Centre for Human Rights and Anti-corruption Crusade (CHURAC) has identified corruption as a bane.

Okowa, who urged Nigerians to remain steadfast in prayers for the country as it continues to grapple with security and economic challenges, made the call on Thursday in Asaba, in his goodwill message to Nigerians on the 61st anniversary of the nation’s independence.

In the message contained in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, the governor reiterated his call for a national dialogue and a new constitution for the…

Source: Nigerian Tribune