Nigeria Alert September 18, 2021
Former Deputy Governor of Ogun State and Senator, Adegbenga Kaka will be leading other speakers at the Yoruba Leadership and Peace Initiative (TYLPI) national seminar on the restructuring of Nigeria with a view to providing more clarity on the need to reorganize the polity.
The seminar which the group said it was of the view that restructuring was an important step towards ensuring enduring peace, progress, unity and cohesion in the country will also be chaired by the Afenifere leader, Chief Ayo Adebanjo.
TYLPI’s Director of Publicity and Media Affairs, Mr. Tunde Ipinmisho, who made this known in a statement said the seminar would hold at the Segun Aganga Hall, University of Ibadan International Conference Centre on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 10:00 am.
The seminar, have as its theme “Strategies and Tactics for the Actualization of a Restructured Nigerian Federation.
Other speakers expected at the event include Dr GG Darah, a professor of Oral Literature, Folklore and Cultural Sciences, Delta State University, Abraka; Dr Usman Bugaje, a former member of the House of Representatives and the founding Secretary-General of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), one of the political parties that merged to form the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Other speakers are Ms Yemi Adamolekun, the Executive Director of Enough is Enough, a group promoting a culture of good governance and public accountability in Nigeria through active citizenship and Mr. Alistair Soyode, the founder of Ben Television , London and former Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation (NIDO) Europe.
The seminar which will be live streamed on the internet will also be broadcast worldwide through Zoom.
TYLPI said it was hosting the seminar as a public service, to clear any fog on the concept of restructuring and to enlighten Nigerians on its inevitability, if Nigeria is to attain its nationhood goals.