FORMER Head of State General Babangida (retd) urged Nigerians to unite to proffer solutions to the country’s challenges.
Babangida, who made the plea in Lagos, on Thursday at at the launch of the book, “In the belly of vultures,” written by veteran journalist and erstwhile Managing Director of Daily Times of Nigeria, Tola Adeniyi, added that a united Nigeria would afford everyone the opportunity to discuss challenges and possible solutions to the country’s problems.
The former Head of State, represented by ex-Minister of Communications, Major-General Tajudeen Olanrewaju (retd), said: “All Nigerians must not lose the ability to discuss national issues calmly and respectfully regardless of party affiliations and other differences.
“We must come together as a unified entity to solve our collective problems. Therefore, we must not allow hate speeches and fake news destroy the fabrics of our national cohesion.”