Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to show no mercy to any person involved in the looting of the nation's treasury.
According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President spoke during an interactive session he had in Malabo with Nigerians resident in Equatorial Guinea.
Buhari assured the Nigerians that he would not entertain any fear in his quest to rid the nation of corruption by bringing those who compromised their positions to book.
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“We will be merciless and relentless in pursuing all those who abused public trust. Nigerians will see how some of the elite conspired to run the nation down,” the President said.
He also condemned recent political violence in Rivers State, saying the killing of people over political differences was primitive, barbaric and unacceptable.
He promised to deal decisively with those responsible for the development.
- News 24