…insists all is not well with Nig
Chairman of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs and. Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Tuesday, stated that all is not well with Nigeria and warned the political elite against making the 2023 elections a do or die affair.
Abubakar who spoke at the National Unity Conference of The Alumni Association of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (AANI) also disclosed that the fears about the state of the nation has been conveyed to President Muhammadu Buhari on several occasions.
The Sultan said the problem of Nigeria could only be addressed by citizens, adding that the people must retrace their steps towards building a better society.
“If anyone is telling you that everything is well in this country, he is telling you lies.
“We have had so many times to say it in front of Mr. President.
“Things are not normal and I think to know that you have a problem, you have half of the solution.
“Let us continue to talk to one another, let us not get tired of talking to one another,” he said.
Abubakar advised Nigerians to see their diversity as an act of God, adding that God was not wrong to have brought different ethnic groups together.