Nigeria on suicide slide, must decentralise fast — SOYINKA

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Nigeria on suicide slide, must decentralise fast — SOYINKA

Nigeria on suicide slide, must decentralize fast — SOYINKA
Nigeria on suicide slide, must decentralize fast — SOYINKA
Professor Wole Soyinks

*Warns Nigeria may not remain together if FG fails to decentralize it

*Notes Buhari’s comment on open grazing unfortunate

*Adds: Senate, Reps not doing enough; govs too timid

*Twitter ban indicates FG is enemy of democracy

*Presidency keeps mum

By Gabriel Olawale, LAGOS

Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, said on Mponday, that Nigeria is on a suicide slide, if the federal government fails to urgently address the acceleration of disintegration which started a few years ago.

He also said it will be difficult for Nigeria to remain one, if the present government fails to decentralize as fast as possible.

However, efforts to get the reaction of the Presidency proved abortive at press time last night, as calls and text messages sent to the telephone lines of the two presidential spokesmen, Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu, respectively, were not replied.

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Source: Vanguard Newspaper