Three presidential aspirants, Mr. Fela Durotoye, Mr. Kingsley Moghalu and Omoyele Sowore to attend National Summit
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, a former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili; the Co-Chairman of the Nigerian Intervention Movement, Dr. Jhalil Tafawa-Balewa, are among the personalities expected to attend a summit in Abuja on Wednesday.
Spokesman for the NIM, Mallam Naseer Kura, said in a statement on Sunday that like-minded persons like legal luminary, Prof. Ben Nwabueze (SAN), renowned political economist, Prof. Pat Utomi, and a former governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, would also grace the event.
Three presidential aspirants, Mr. Fela Durotoye, Mr. Kingsley Moghalu and Omoyele Sowore, who is also the publisher of Sahara Reporters, are expected to share their views on inclusive democratic review of the Nigerian constitution, referendum, equitable political structure for Nigeria, popular democratic system of government suitable for the country, 2019 general elections and the options for masses, among others.
According to the statement, the summit is designed to bring together both old and new generation of political leaders in Nigeria, for the first time, towards “finding an appropriate political road map for Nigeria’s troubled democracy, while facilitating a grand political coalition of fresh breed of political leaders ahead of the 2019 elections.”