The National Economic Council rose from its first meeting this year in the State House, Abuja, thursday and announced that it has set up a committee to address the protracted conflicts and bloodletting between herdsmen and farmers in the country.
In a four-page statement titled: “Impunity Rides Again”, Soyinka said the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) did not come anywhere close to the homicidal propensity and attempt at dominance before it was declared a terrorist organisation.
“As far as NNPC is concerned, there is a robust stock of fuel for Abuja, Lagos and other parts of the country, sufficient to serve for more than 30 days,” NNPC spokesperson, Ndu Ughamadu said.
The presidency on Saturday tried to explain the inclusion of the dead persons, saying the list was compiled in 2015.
What is worrisome is however that the few rich however defined are getting richer while majority of Nigerians are getting poorer.”
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“There was a typographic error in the first statement issued on the swearing in of the new commissioners. The word “Couple” was inadvertently written, instead of the word “Purpose,” we regret that.
“If the accused was convicted for the crime he was accused of, he would have served seven years in prison and he has spent seven years here,” Mr. Umeadi said.
In three days through social media, activists were able to start an online petition and collect over 10,000 signatures, a micro-fraction of the actual number of Nigerians at the mercy of SARS but enough to prove to the powers that be that the menace is real.
Nigeria is the largest producer of crude oil but is unable to refine petroleum products enough to serve its citizens.
Buhari said they were being treated like goats, and vowed to do everything possible to prevent more Nigerians making the perilous journey to Europe.
During his visit, Buhari failed to inspect the Guard of Honour that soldiers had formed at a military compound in Abakalik