Academic dons in the Bayelsa State-owned Niger Delta University, are divided over calls for restructuring, Resource Control and Devolution Of Powers in Nigeria.
They made their contributions at an on – going debate, during the 28th Inaugural Lecture of the university at Wilberforce Island, Amassoma.
TVC’s Ovieteme George reports that Professor of Political Science Ibaba Samuel Ibaba, university dons, traditional rulers and students converge on the Auditorium of the Niger Delta University for the Inaugural Lecture.
Resource Control, Restructuring and Devolution of Powers are sub themes of the conversations for proponents of opposing schools of thought.
Other Political Science Lecturers want the people to play more active roles in holding their leaders accountable in governance.
The title of the NDU lecture is: “Mopping The Wet Floor While Overlooking The Leaking Roof : Rethinking Peace Building In The Niger Delta.”