We should educate them a bit about this:
Scrapping the legislature is equal to Dictatorship whereas scrapping the Executive itself will leave us with a Parliamentary system.
Another advantage is that it provides for a clear opposition.
If he is re-elected, the plan to emasculate the legislature may be realised - another reason for #BackToDaura2019.
The legislature from 79 to 83 in fact tried to operate more like the First Republic parliament that one in a presidential system.
Again, that would be an ignorant suggestion countered by Balance.
With Nigeria as configured, bicameral is even more important.
The House of Representative is a House of proportionate representation from states with a total of 360.
Bicameral legislature serves two purposes of equality and proportionate representation
Let’s not forget though that it is the least evolved arm of Govt - less than 10% of legislators in 99 came in with any prior legislative experience at any level.
The onslaught against senators by members of the ruling APC is the culmination of a dictatorial agenda and we must be wary of such attempts.