The Nationwide Coordinator, Southern and Center Belt Management Discussion board, John Nnia Nwodo, has stated restructuring was the simplest approach to make Nigeria nice once more.
Nwodo’s view was contained in a paper titled “Re-evaluation of African Values and Tradition within the face of the crises of the 21 Century”, delivered on the 4th Chinua Achebe Worldwide Convention on the College of Nigeria, Nsukka.
On the herders/farmers disaster, he insisted there was no justification to permit cattle grazing which entails herdsmen trekking with quite a few cows by foot from the North to components of the South in the hunt for grasses to feed their cows.
The ex-President Normal of Ohanaeze Ndigbo stated the Netherlands has taught everybody that grasses might be grown wherever digitally.
“The current system is archaic, harmful to the cows and the herdsmen and inimical to the upkeep of public safety. No affordable authorities will permit it to proceed”,
Nwodo famous that the adjustments in cultural values have traumatized the society and led to cybercrime, illiteracy, insecurity, electoral dishonesty, lack of accountability, retardation in instructional requirements and insecurity.
He advocated that states decide their social welfare insurance policies, safety, personal their pure sources however pay royalties to the Federal Authorities for widespread providers.
Nwodo condemned the quota system, noting that main industrialized international locations thrive on advantage as this promotes competitors, rewards arduous work and drives improvement.
He stated the concept of gaining admission to a Federal Secondary Faculty, a Polytechnic, a College or the Civil Service, with out excelling in a aggressive examination, destroys private efforts and discovery of abilities
“That is the one nation on this planet the place movies of electoral polling cubicles are confirmed by tv stations but courts maintain that the check of proving with out affordable doubt has not been met.
“That is the one nation on this planet the place the defeated will discover it tough to concede as a result of there may be normally no compelling motive to take action.
“That is the one nation on this planet the place it will possibly take as much as six months or extra to conclude an election petition via the judicial course of.”
The previous two-time Minister bemoaned the incorrect and insufficient deployment of youths and girls in political actions.
Nwodo stated so long as younger folks take the again seat in politics and like to obtain handouts from politicians, they could not assume political workplaces early.