Festus Keyamo, the Minister of State, Labour and Employment, on Thursday, downplayed the potential for Nigeria breaking apart.
Keyamo maintained that Nigeria’s breakup was not possible.
In response to the minister, Nigeria’s historical past of inter-tribal marriages and investments makes it troublesome for the nation to separate.
He said this in a tweet whereas wishing Nigerians a cheerful 60th Independence Anniversary.
“For the umpteen time, I say that our separation as a individuals is not possible. Our lengthy historical past of criss-cross marriages & investments is ’until dying do us half’.
“TOGETHER we are going to stay and we are able to pursue our personal regional agenda inside a united NIGERIA. Comfortable Independence Day,” Keyamo tweeted.