The Basic Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has suggested the federal authorities to restructure Nigeria, with a purpose to eliminate secession agitations and its financial challenges.
Adeboye acknowledged this whereas talking on the 60th Independence Day Celebration Symposium organized by RCCG and the Nehemiah Management Institute on Saturday.
In accordance with the revered cleric, the President Muhammadu Buhari administration should perform the restructuring of the nation “as quickly as attainable” to keep away from a breakup of the assorted social-ethnic elements.
The 78-year-old additional steered the adoption of a merger of the British fashion of presidency and the American system of presidency.
“Why can’t we’ve got a system of presidency that may create what I’ll name america of Nigeria? Let me clarify. Everyone knows that we should restructure. It’s both we restructure or we break, you don’t need to be a prophet to know that one. That’s sure – restructure or we break up.
“Now, we don’t wish to break up, God forbid. In restructuring, why don’t we’ve got a Nigerian form of democracy? On the federal stage, why don’t we’ve got a President and a Prime Minister?
“If we’ve got a President and a Prime Minister and we share obligations between these two in order that one isn’t an appendage to the opposite. For examples, if the President controls the Military and the Prime Minister controls the Police. If the President controls assets likes oil and mining and the Prime Minister controls finance and inland income, taxes, customs and many others. You simply divide obligations between the 2.
“On the state stage, you could have the governor and the premier, and the identical method, you distribute obligations these individuals in such a fashion that one can’t actually go with out the opposite. Perhaps we’d start to deal with the issues.
“If we’re going to undertake the mannequin, then we have to urgently restore the Home of Chiefs. I’ve a sense that certainly one of our main issues is that we’ve got pushed the standard rulers to the background and I consider that may be a grave error.
“With none doubt, we should restructure and do it as quickly as attainable. A United States of Nigeria is prone to survive than our current construction,” Adeboye mentioned.