The former Minister of Aviation is reacting to reports of the commencement of exploration for oil in the North-Eastern region, following an order from President Buhari. Oil operators are currently looking.
Read his tweets below;
My prayer for Nigeria is that oil is found in commercial quantities in the nuclear north. I'm glad @MBuhari is desperate for it.
If he finds it, he and the North will be the first to call for the breakup of the country. If he fails to find it, they will continue to be the greatest obstacle to the restructuring of our nation and the greatest resistance to peaceful division.