SERAP Writes Buhari, Seeks Ban On Car Purchase For Political Officers

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ban the purchase of new cars for the Presidency and ministers. It made the appeal in an open letter addressed to the President dated May 16 and signed by its deputy director, Kolawole Oluwadare. The group asked President Buhari to use his leadership position to follow the ‘Namibia example’ by urgently issuing an executive order to prohibit the purchase of new cars till the end of his administration. According to it, the savings from the ban should be…

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El-Rufai, Wife Apologise to Kaduna Residents Over Effects Of COVID-19 Lockdown

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has asked residents of the state to bear with him over the sufferings they might be passing through as a result of the lockdown he imposed in the state due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Governor, who made the appeal in a video made with his wife, Aisha, commended the people of Kaduna State for enduring the inconveniences of the lockdown and also thanked them for staying home and staying safe during the difficult period. Read Also; While he asked the residents for forgiveness…

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