Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that Nigeria
has suddenly become a poor country as a result of the drop in price of oil,
According to Buhari, the nation has been in the dark in
regards to the severe shortage in the country of which his administration is to
blame for the handling of resources.
Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, states
that the president had been speaking to the Under Secretary General of the
United Nations, Babatunde Osotimehin at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
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Buhari futher said "suddenly we are poor country but
commitment to transparency and accountability is not making people know that there
According to the president the price of petrol is suddenly
more expensive than what it was before his administration came into office.
The UN has been thanked for its commitment in saving the
lives of Nigerians.
Beginning of the year the country due to the sudden oil
price plunge, Nigerians have had to deal with the increase in the cost of
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