- The Ijaw National Congress was commended for its recent reaffirmation of belief in a united country
- The commendation was given by President Buhari during a visit to the national Association Board of Directors
- The Nigerian leader also appealed to the leadership of the INC to use their influence to ensure that Nigeria remains an indivisible entity
FCT, Abuja – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has praised the Ijaw National Congress (INC) for fighting the uncertainty caused by the Development. supports internal control mechanisms.
The Nigerian leader praised INC at the reception of the national board of the association led by Professor Benjamin Okaba for reaffirming their belief in a united Nigeria, reports the Nigerian Tribune. < / p>
Buhari gave the award in a statement by President Garba Shehu on Thursday, June 22nd
in another report by VON He also took the opportunity to respond to the association’s demands on a range of issues including environmental degradation, restructuring, and the creation of states.
Others include the granting of operating licenses for Fringe fields to the Ijaw people and the establishment of the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), among other things.
The president called on the leadership of the group to use their influence to make sure that d he country will become a united, indivisible entity.
Former minister beats up Yoruba secessionists
Meanwhile, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, a chief of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has sent a message to the agitators of the Yoruba nation.
The former transport minister said: “Her excitement, besides being ridiculous, is extreme. In fact, it won’t hold up.”
According to him, the struggle for a Yoruba nation is an inappropriate priority. He said the people should fight for a Nigeria that guarantees fairness and freedom of expression, where all tribes have equal rights and opportunities.