Professor Ben Nwabueze is a foremost son of Ibo land and he led the a civil group called 'The Patriots' to meet with the President on the need for a national conference. He has now turned around to state that the ongoing CONFAB is only a waste of time as it was incapable of addressing the country's problems as presently constituted.
He mentioned that the country needs a conference that will provide a new constitution which the CONFAB cannot do. It was not enacted or created by the law so it remains nothing but a talk shop. The President decided to establish the conference using his own inherent powers instead of asking the National Assembly to back it legally. Did the President glaringly decide to forgo the better option?
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