Niger Republic should discount N1.4bn to settle ASUU- SERAP tells FG

Niger Republic should discount N1.4bn to settle ASUU- SERAP tells FG

Niger Republic should discount N1.4bn to settle ASUU- SERAP tells FG

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has requested encouraged President Muhammadu Buhari to request a discount of the N1.4billion given to the Niger Republic for the acquisition of true vehicles.

SERAP made the interest on its checked Twitter handle on Wednesday.

Pastor of Finance, Zainab Ahmed on Wednesday, affirmed that the national government endorsed N1.4billion for the “supply of 10 Toyota Land Cruiser V8 vehicles to the Republic of Niger”.

The pastor said Nigeria has forever been giving such mediations to adjoining nations including Chad, Cameroon, and numerous others.

Ahmed made sense of that Buhari maintained whatever authority is needed to take choices in light of a legitimate concern for the nation and its residents.

“Allow me just to express that after some time, Nigeria has needed to help its neighbors, particularly the prompt neighbors, to upgrade their ability to get their nations as it connects with us. This isn’t whenever that Nigeria first has helped the Niger Republic, Cameroon or Chad.

“The President makes an appraisal regarding what is required in light of the solicitation of their Presidents. Such demands are endorsed and mediations are given. It is to upgrade their ability to safeguard their nations, as it connects with security and furthermore to Nigeria.”

Ahmed added, “Nigerians reserve the privilege to get clarification on pressing issues, yet in addition the President has the obligation to make an evaluation of what is to the greatest advantage of the nation and I can’t scrutinize the choice myself.

In any case, Nigerians have shown dissatisfaction over this payment of assets in the midst of the country’s emergencies, for example, the almost half year strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).

Responding to this, SERAP tweeted, “The Buhari organization should promptly request that Niger Republic specialists discount the N1.4 billion supported for them to purchase vehicles, and utilize the cash to counterbalance the subsidizing for ASUU, so those unfortunate youngsters can return to school”.

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