Former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, has stated solution to challenges in Nigeria.
He said this on Thursday in Lagos while speaking at the 2nd Annual Lecture of Swaaya Limited, publishers of FreedomOnline, NAN reports.
The former governor said there was the need for the country to adopt the idea of restructuring for progress.
”The only way for the system to work is for us to restructure .With restructuring, most of our challenges would be gone,” he said.
Daniel added there was the need for Nigerians to strengthen democracy to enhance good governance.
The Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba Land, Chief Gani Adams, in his brief speech, also said restructuring was necessary for the country’s development.
He, however, said he did not believe the idea should be politicised, but that it should adopted by leaders across political lines.
NAN reports that the Special Adviser to the President on Media, Mr Femi Adesina, was one of the dignitaries that graced the lecture.
The lecture also attracted leaders in media organisations including the President of Guild of Editors, Mrs Funke Egbemode; Mr Gbenga Adefaye of the Vanguard Newspapers; as well as other Nigerians .
A Telecommunications company, Glo Nigeria, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and some other organisations were recognised for outstanding service by the online medium at the lecture.