Regardless of requires secession, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has mentioned that Nigeria will live on as a nation.
The previous President said this on Friday throughout the Ebook Launch and eighty fifth Birthday of the Prelate of the Methodist Church Nigeria, Sunday Mbang, which was held on the Admiralty Centre, Naval Dockyard, Victoria Island, Lagos State.
Whereas noting that some forces don’t need to see the nation’s continued co-existence, Obasanjo mentioned these individuals would proceed to fail.
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He added that the price of staying collectively as a nation is cheaper than the price of dividing Nigeria.
“No matter occurs, we are going to proceed to work for the unity, peace, safety and progress of this nation,” he mentioned. “Nigeria will live on as a result of the price for us for Nigeria to not live on is way more than the price for us to make Nigeria to live on.
“There are lots of individuals – excessive and low – who will be described as enemies of Nigeria, however they won’t win over those that are mates of Nigeria.”
Obasanjo’s feedback come amid requires secession by notable separatist leaders – Sunday Igboho, agitator of the Yoruba Nation, and Nnamdi Kanu of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra.
He promised to proceed to work for the peace and progress of a Nigeria that’s united.
The elder statesman insisted that these he described as enemies who don’t need to see the nation’s continued co-existence would fail.