Nigeria is on the verge of collapse, according to PDP governors
As elected governors under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have cautioned that if Nigeria's troubling drift under the watchful eye of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) persists, the country will become a failed state.
The PDP governors expressed deep concern about the worsening ties between different ethnic groups in Nigeria, according to a statement released by Kelvin Ebiri, Special Assistant (Media) to Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike. The governors of the PDP expressed grave concern about the worsening ties between Nigeria's various ethnic groups. The governors stated that the current administration is stretching the country's fault lines and divisions to their breaking point, and that it clearly lacks the capacity to govern.
The governors met in Makurdi, Benue State, yesterday under the auspices of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors' Forum to discuss the state of the country and common developments in their states.Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Chairman of the PDP Governors' Forum and Governor of Sokoto State, read the communiqué released at the end of the meeting, noting that Nigeria was in desperate need of leadership at the federal level to avert a looming disaster due to the increase in ethnic and tribal tensions, religious divides, and various types of social and political cleavages. Stay tuned of the other part of the story.