We are fully in support of restructuring – Chikodi, Utomi

Chief Osita Chidoka, a former Minister of Aviation and renowned
economist, Prof. Pat Utomi, have said that constructive
engagement on the Nigerian project remained the best way to go.
The duo said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria
(NAN) on the sideline of the Restructuring Summit organised by
Ohanaeze Ndigbo in Awka on Monday.
He said Nigerians must agree that the country must be at peace
with itself and lauded the Ohanaeze Ndigbo for providing the
Chidoka advised the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to restrain
themselves from standing in the way for dialogue.
“Nigeria is a work in progress, no country is a final product. So,
we need to constantly renew the idea of Nigeria.
“What Ohanaeze has done today is a step in the right direction,
Nigeria is a product of negotiation and we will continue to
negotiate Nigeria.
“This is the only way Nigeria can thrive and this summit is a good
platform for it.
“Nigeria needs restructuring, I am one of those who believe that no
matter the decision you take, there is need to come to the table to
talk about it,” Chodoka said.
On his part, Utomi said justice was a condition for peace and
sustainable development in any society.
Utomi said Nigeria was a long-term project where people should
focus on long-term goals rather than short-term gain resulting in
injustice, desperation and strive.
“I find it necessary that we should all sit down and decide on a
modus vivendi.
“It is important we create an atmosphere for engagements that will
make our democracy viable and this is one of the platforms.
“It is important to note that Ohanaeze Ndigbo, under the leadership
of Nnia Nwodo, has maintained focus and the focus should be


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