Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, has mentioned the unity of Nigeria is questionable.
Jonathan said this whereas talking throughout an unique command efficiency by the Port-Harcourt Male Ensemble Worldwide tagged ‘Peace for All Nations’ on the Ministry of Overseas Affairs, Abuja.
He said that Nigerian youths generally engaged in all types of confrontation, recalling his dialog with considered one of his mates.
“And I used to be discussing with someone, considered one of my mates and I mentioned look, in Nigeria, they seem to not actually have a nationwide youth physique. As a result of normally, the regional youth our bodies are stronger than the nationwide youth physique.
“Ordinarily, the nationwide youth physique is meant to be stronger than the regional youth physique. If you happen to go to my state, Bayelsa state for instance, if I’m a nationwide member of the Nigerian Youth Council, the IYC, Ijaw Youth Council, feels that they’re your boss.
“If you happen to go to the Southwest and to the North, the Arewa Youth Group, they really feel they’re superior to the nationwide youth physique.
“If you happen to go to the Southwest, the identical factor. If you happen to go to the Southeast, the identical factor. That reveals clearly that as a nation, we’re in hassle. The unity of the nation is questionable,” Jonathan mentioned.