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Fayose accuses Buhari of focusing more on foreign matters

16 March 2016, 18:21

Abuja - The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari,  of focusing on issues pertaining to other countries at the expense of local matters.

Fayose said on Tuesday in a statement signed by his Special Assistant of Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka.

“If President Buhari could afford to pick his phone and call the Ivorian president, Alassane Ouattara, immediately after the attack, Nigerians must ask the President why he kept mute for days over the Fulani herdsmen massacre of over 300 Agatu people of Benue State, the Mile 12 Lagos killings and wanton destruction of properties among others”.

Also read: Buhari condemns terrorist attack on Cote d’Ivoire

Fayose said there was no reaction from the president condemnin when former Senate President, David Mark, was attacked by the Fulani herdsmen last Saturday when he went on inspection of the eight communities destroyed by the Fulani herdsmen.

He urged the president to pay more attention to security and economic issues affecting Nigeria, describing his condemnation of Sunday’s terrorist attack on the Grand Bassam Resort in Cote D’Ivoire as “hypocritical and demonstration of insensitivity to the plight of Nigerians”.

Source: Premium Times

- News 24


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