The conference adopted its resolutions. The National Conference, which began on March 17, came to an end on Thursday morning. The series of meetings the Confab chairman, Idris Kutigi, held with zonal leaders on Wednesday paid off as the delegates agreed on a position on the controversial draft constitution. The confab ended with a minor…
Week five started on Tuesday, one day later than usual. Delegates observed the Easter holidays.
Last Wednesday, the National Conference Committee on Devolution of Powers had a
Security operative smashed the camera of a photo-journalist taking the photograph of the ailing delegate. A National Conference delegate, Abubakar Abdulmumuni, on Tuesday slumped and was rushed to an undisclosed hospital in Abuja for medical attention.
Canvassed solutions to end insurgency in Nigeria
Delegates in one voice agreed that Nigeria cannot make any significant progress unless corruption was tackled with a sledge-hammer.
The National Conference will on Monday resume plenary sitting and will make spirited attempts to get the delegates resolve the stalemate over the voting procedure to be adopted by the Conference.
As the search for true dialogue continues at the National Conference, the things that bind us together must be emphasised and one of those things is the National Anthem