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Constitutional negotiation

By Yinka Odumakin

IT must be fully clear to the Senate now that the whole idea of leaving leprosy to deal with eczema which it has concentrated on in the last 20 years is not very popular with Nigerians.

A profound initiative by a former president and his colleagues in calling leaders of socio-cultural groups together in Abuja on Wednesday and leaders of state governors the following day for interaction revealed that Nigerians know the issues that should be on the table.

Chief Ayo Adebanjo who stood in for Leader of Afenifere, Chief Reuben Fasoranti, made it very clear that the whole idea of sending Nigerians on wild goose chase every four years has become tiring and it is about time we had a brand new constitution.

The President of the Middle Belt Forum, Dr. Pogu Bitrus, lamented how it took six months in 2015 to recruit those who had worked on the pernicious agenda not in the interests of Nigeria to run our country and said it was high time we had a consensus on the type of…

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