The west African giant house of representatives received a proposal on it quest to review their constitution to rename Nigeria to the “United Africans Republic”
A tax consultant in Lagos, Mr. Adeleye Jokotoye in his submission to his proposal said the name -Nigeria- was given by Lord Lugard’s wife Flora Shaw. He further agued that for Nigeria to bounce back to their original economic prowess their name has to be changed to bring it’s citizens together.
Jokotoye revealed the significance of name changing and even cited examples in the Bible. ie Saul to Paul, Jacob to Israel, Abram to Abraham etc. Name change physically and psychologically reflect a new beginning.