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Present political structure criticized by Yorubas

2015-03-02 22:38
US Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan at the State House in Lagos January 25, 2015. US Secretary of State John Kerry said today that peaceful and timely elections were vital in Nigeria, where the country i ~ AKINTUNDE AKINLEYE

Abuja - The Nigerian political structure has been criticized by the Yoruba Socio-cultural pressure group, Afenifere Renewal Group, stating that is should rather return the first republic regional structure, Naij reported.

The group however states that when Nigeria practiced a federalist system namely, Western, Eastern and Northern it was true and the political structure was progressive.

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According to the group, Nigeria is over governed with the 36 states and with the economic situation, the country can't afford the cost of administration.

The group has advised Nigerians to vote for the All Progressive Party presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, as they only see him as capable to bring the necessary change to the country.

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