Pedro Obaseki, a cousin to the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, on Friday warned the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Celebration, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, in opposition to reneging on his promise to get Nigeria working once more if elected in 2019.
He handed this warning whereas warning Abubakar in opposition to utilizing restructuring merely as a political gimmick to get votes in 2019.
Obaseki stated this whereas reacting to Abubakar’s pledge to start processes for Nigeria’s restructuring inside six months if elected president in 2019.
Abubakar gave the promise during PDP’s presidential rally in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Thursday.
However talking with Information Company of Nigeria, NAN, Obaseki warned that if elected and he didn’t restructure the nation, the previous vp could be dragged to court docket.
He acknowledged that solely a restructured Nigeria would engender peace, progress and prosperity for the nation.
Obaseki stated: “We’ll take any presidential candidate who guarantees restructuring to court docket if she or he reneges.
“When you brazenly decide to restructuring, we’ll maintain you in court docket when you don’t prosecute it having made an open dedication; an open dedication is a contract whether or not verbal or written.
“Atiku has include “let’s maintain Nigeria working once more’’ as slogan, if Atiku is doing it as a gimmick to get marketing campaign votes, he’ll remorse it as a result of we’re going to maintain them accountable to their guarantees in contrast to prior to now.
“All of the hallmarks of improvement that we see right this moment are hallmarks that had been planted within the 1960s primarily based on the imaginative and prescient of these males who sat on the desk and negotiated the interplay among the many federating items.
“Nigeria is the one federation on the planet the place there’s a unitary operation of the federal construction and each state goes to Abuja to gather what they produce ab-initio.
“There may be the necessity for a re-negotiation of points on the unique and the concurrent lists. Federal Authorities has no enterprise in lots of the burdens it bears.
”So many points on the unique checklist can’t make the nation develop.”