Oyo Governor, Seyi Makinde on Saturday declared that Nigeria should be restructured to assist the nation regain previous glory.
Makinde, on the unveiling of a digital tv outfit, SATVIEW Community, mentioned it was unbelievable that Nigeria, which had the primary tv station in Africa, now depends on overseas tv networks.
The Oyo helmsman acknowledged that his administration will proceed to establish, encourage and help creative-minded youths to develop companies.
An announcement by spokesman Taiwo Adisa quoted Makinde as saying that the push for a restructured Nigeria is aimed toward making it regain the sequence of firsts recorded by the primary era leaders.
“We’re pushing for a restructured nation as a result of once we achieved all of those firsts, the nation was not overcentralised at the moment.
“We consider that once we push by means of the agenda to restructure the nation, we can be in a greater place for individuals to unleash their skills, not simply the native financial system, but additionally to put us the place we actually belong within the comity of countries proper throughout Africa.
“Oyo State, Ibadan exactly, hosted the primary TV station in Africa. Nearly all of us right here have DSTV at house and the cash we’re paying to DSTV goes on to South Africa as a result of that’s the place the mother or father house is.
“We missed the street however we consider that, with the skills that we now have, if we nurture them, we are able to get our place again as really the primary in Africa”, Makinde added.
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