Nnamdi Azikiwe, Pastor Kumuyi - Two Eminent Personalities Who Have Spoken Against Secession In Nigeria

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The agitation for the breaking up of Nigeria has been one of the most debated issues in Nigeria as some minority groups in the south are demanding it. We're all aware of how the Biafra and Yoruba nation agitators have been using every means at their disposal to ensure their independence from Nigeria. The secessionist groups whose leaders have been detained have tried numerous methods to split the country in two, but Nigeria's federal government has demonstrated that the country will stay one Nigeria as it was before.

Furthermore, President Muhammadu and other lovers of Nigeria have issued many words of warning to the agitators with the claim that the unity of Nigeria is not negotiable. Despite all these warnings, these people still proved adamant in their actions. However, in these articles you will meet the first president of Nigeria and Pastor who have spoken against Nigeria breakup

Pastor Kumuyi.

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William Kumuyi (The founder of Deeper Christian Life Ministry) equally warned against the call for secession in Nigeria. Kumuyi disclosed that secession has a way of hampering God from solving Nigeria’s challenges. He made these statements while addressing journalists after his crusade in Abuja.

Nnamdi Benjamin Azikiwe

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Nnamdi Benjamin Azikiwe, PC, usually referred to as "Zik", was a Nigerian statesman and political leader who served as the first President of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966. Considered a driving force behind the nation's independence, he came to be known as the "father of Nigerian Nationalism.

Azikiwe, who sees many benefits in a united Nigeria, urges Northerners to embrace one Nigeria and allow them to negotiate the reasons for the secession plan. Azikiwe, stated that secession would have many negative consequences for both the south and the north, because the northerners would lose access to the sea if they broke up.

Not only that, but Azikiwe told northerners that although the north is rich in mineral resources, but there is no guarantee that the resources will be sufficient to feed the millions of people who live there.

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