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Fayose rubbishes Buhari's US trip as 'joke of the year'

02 April 2016, 06:35

Abuja – Outspoken Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has reportedly criticized President Muhammadu Buhari’s trip to the United States on Wednesday, branding it the "joke of the year".

Muhammadu is in the US for the 4th Nuclear Security Summit hosted by President Barack Obama.

According to Daily Post, Fayose called on Nigerians to prevail on Buhari to stop what he describe as his "needless foreign trips".

"It is shameful that while President Buhari was far away in the United States of America, attending a summit that does not have any bearing on Nigeria and its people, an unprecedented happened – power generation stopped completely for over three hours," Fayose was quoted as saying.

He said Nigerians deserved more attention from the president.

Read more at Daily Post

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