Newsexpress banner Camano banner
Buhari, Osinbajo speaking discordant tunes on restructuring — Atiku

By News Express on 28/10/2018

Views: 727

•President Buhari and Osinbajo
•President Buhari and Osinbajo

The Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) has been accusd of trying to revise history over the role Atiku Abubakar played in the actualising of restructuring.

The Atiku campaign organisation reacting Osinbajo’s statement in Ibadan were he said Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate opposed restructuring of the country when he was vice-president said

“Given that restructuring has become the major issue in the 2019 elections and given that Prof Osinbajo and his boss have been speaking discordant tunes on restructuring, we can understand their desperation to revise history, however, it is impossible to revise documented history.
“Professor Osinbajo needs to be reminded that there are well documented accounts in the Nigerian media chronicling Atiku Abubakar’s support and struggle for restructuring. 

“It is also common knowledge that the six geopolitical zones structure which all parts of Nigeria benefit from today is the fruit of the collaborative efforts of His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar, the late Alex Ekwueme and other patriots.

“Their efforts at restructuring Nigeria are captured in the Hansard of the 1995 Constitutional Conference, which is a public document and is still available at the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation. Professor Osinbajo may want to familiarise himself with that document.

“The question we want to ask Professor Osinbajo is this – why do he and his boss constantly resort to rewriting history? Why can they not campaign on their achievements? Is it that they are forced to campaign on subterfuge because they have no achievements to campaign on?  

“President Buhari and Vice President Osinbajo promised to make N1 equal to $1. They vowed to create three million jobs per annum. They promised to pay the unemployed a “job seekers allowance”.

They said subsidy was a scam. They also said that they would defeat Boko Haram.
“Nigerians want to know if these promises have been kept. They are not interested in fairy tales about how Atiku Abubakar did not support restructuring because they know that he is and was and will always be an active promoter of restructuring.”

 Excerpted from Vanguard report

Source News Express

Posted 28/10/2018 7:28:41 PM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Lagos-Ibadan rail line to be completed December 2018,...

Intersociety condemns treatment of 486 alleged Boko Haram...

Okowa celebrates Edwin Clark at 90, condoles Channels...

NLC rejects Buhari’s technical panel on new minimum...

NO MERCY FOR IBORI: He must spend 13...

Rivers re-run Polls: Ogoni Ethnic Nationality endorses Senator...

Buratai commissions Army Unit in Daura

National Assembly to re-visit devolution of power in...

Controversy over Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun’s alleged anti-Igbo...

WAEC releases 2017 SSCE results

Chelsea beat Southampton to set up FA Cup...

Osun Election: Protesters storm INEC Office, as PDP...

 

Latest News Jihadists kill Nigerian soldier, injure others Governors kick against LGs’ financial autonomy, write Buhari Ortom sanctions traditional ruler over threats to Cameroonian refugees Online Publishers faults attack on Delta Information Commissioner using the Forum’s programme “Frontline” Kidnappers kill Igbinedion University lecturer Students desert hostels in Imo over alleged police crackdown, extortion CAN Presidency: TEKAN leader joins race, says he is God’s choice •Set to slug it out with Ayokunle May 29: Ex-presidential aspirants, others threaten to boycott Buhari’s inauguration Boko Haram attacks Borno community, carts away food, provisions Nigerian doctor wins “Brain Tumor Research” award in U.S FG disburses N12.7bn to 3 health agencies Gov. Ajimobi restores 100 per cent state’s tertiary institutions’ subventions

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (480,288 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (419,491 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (357,977 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (306,069 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (270,374 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (241,334 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (229,251 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (210,975 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (202,328 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (200,244 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (181,313 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (181,261 views)

 

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (91) Business & Economy (4,268) Business Verdict (71) Columnists (1,031) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (208) Entertainment (613) Features (752) Global Business Monitor (362) ICT Monitor (43) International (3,462) Interview (179) Live Commentary (29) Love Matters (161) Maggie's Blog (268) News (46,321) Opinion (1,242) Pidgin (17) Politics (10,798) Religion (1,003) Sports (2,007) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera