What politicians can learn from the Army on restructuring (1) — Ike Nwachukwu


…How to safeguard Nigeria’s unity
Former foreign affairs minister, Major-General Ike Nwachukwu, rtd. has said that the Nigerian Army must adapt itself into a dynamic entity able to provide national stability in the face of challenges that flow from the country’s multi-ethnic and multi-religious complexity.

Ike Nwachukwu

Nwachukwu, a former military governor of the old Imo State spoke at the Chief of Army Staff Annual Conference in Ibadan.

Nwachukwu, who was also a Minister of Labour and Productivity, and a member of the Armed Forces Ruling Council, AFRC represented Abia North Senatorial District in the Senate between 1999 and 2003, also took a critical look at the role of the military in the affairs of the country and returned a grim verdict: Military experiment has not worked for Nigeria.

In the17-page, 4,495-word presentation entitled: ”Safeguarding Nigeria’s Unity And…

Read More…..Vanguard Newspaper