PDP queries President Buhari’s stopover in London

By Editor on 04/05/2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 1,463

Buhari
Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has queried President Muhammadu Buhari’s stopover in London.

The party referred to the stopover as a constitutional breach because no letter was transmitted to the National Assembly.

In a statement by the party’s spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan says, “President Buhari had on Tuesday left the United States, instead of returning to the country, detoured to the UK for another private visit without regard to full disclosure requirements of our constitution and laws.

“Indeed, Nigerians are worried about the signal being sent out by this penchant for the secret itinerary, particularly, given the poor reputation and government transparency issues confronting our nation under the Buhari administration.

“The Presidency must understand that President Buhari is not a private citizen and as long as his upkeep and itinerary are sourced from our hard-earned resources, there must be full disclosure, as citizens deserve to know the purpose of the visit and the cost to our nation.

“This is especially as President Buhari’s foreign trips, which come at great costs, have not brought any gains to our country. Instead, the President has continued to de-market our nation in the international arena. The just concluded the Commonwealth Head of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London, where he cast aspersion at our enterprising youths and failed to return with any dividend readily comes to mind.

Furthermore, President Buhari’s admission at the Voice of America (VOA) that he was unable to reach an agreement with President Donald Trump on any matter of interest to Nigeria, during his US visit and that he has no future development agenda to validate his 2019 re-election bid, confirm our position that the Buhari administration has nothing to offer Nigerians”.

The PDP, therefore, urges President Buhari’s handlers to adequately prepare him before international outings as well as ensure full disclosure on all his visits outside the country, since he embodies the image and integrity of our nation, until May 29, 2019.

Posted 04/05/2018 07:56:30 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

You may also like...
Home of Nwodo, President of Ohanaeze Ndigbo bombed...

Fire guts 19 vehicles in Onitsha mechanic workshop...

"My joy knows no bounds...my loyalty to Peace...

Buhari won’t allow repeat of #EndSARS protests —Minister...

Buhari approves Judicial Panel of enquiry over allegations...

EFCC arrests Rochas Okorocha over alleged money laundering...

Gov. Ugwuanyi seeks designation of Enugu as oil-bearing...

Catholic Archbishop finds cure for novel Coronavirus

Facebook unveils new logo

SIT-AT-HOME: Again, IPOB, pro-Biafra groups shut down parts...

Police launch major manhunt for Taraba kidnap kingpin...

BREAKING: EFCC arrests Socialite Obi Cubana

 

Latest News Umahi confirms killing of five abducted construction workers in Ebonyi Northerners Forum salutes Soludo, solicits key role, assignment in his administration Mkpurummiri addiction has no cure – NDLEA warns Buhari suspends AEDC management as firm faces internal crisis Man commits suicide after losing company’s N150,000 on bet 30 burnt to death as bandits set bus ablaze in Sokoto Students strip policeman, set school ablaze, principal flees Security agents, not ESN, planting bombs in Igboland – IPOB Fani-Kayode has erectile dysfunction, I had four kids via artificial insemination – Ex-wife claims Omicron Variant: FG asks UK to rescind ban on Nigerians Governor Ugwuanyi Rising To the Occasion in Protecting Enugu State Residents as Yuletide Approaches Three Dowen College Students in Police custody over Sylvester Oromoni ‘s death

 

Most Read I’ve no Coronavirus, govt wants to kill me – Anambra Index case (228,915 views) Sickle cell support group seeks government intervention (228,914 views) Fleeing ex-DG Imo Broadcasting Corporation who stabbed wife to death arrested (228,914 views) FG sends new directive to banks, schools as Buhari extends lockdown by four weeks (228,914 views) Ugwuanyi commends FG’s siting of ICT University in Enugu (228,913 views) Ebonyi bans embalming of corpses in homes (228,912 views) Ex-Heads of State will protect Jonathan from persecution —Kukah (228,912 views) Full Text of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s 2016 Budget Speech (228,908 views) HUSHPUPPI: CRIMINALS HAVE NO TRIBE. THEY SHAME ALL OF US... (222,239 views) ASUU strike: Senate intervention ends in deadlock (222,030 views) All you need to know about Peter Obi, PDP VP Candidate (172,501 views) DEMOCRACY DAY: President Muhammadu Buhari’s full speech (170,815 views)

 

 

SECTIONS FAITH (158) EDITORIAL (19) NEWS (7,427) POLITICS (496) SOCIETY (132) SPORTS (58) BUSINESS (370) HEALTH (59) EDUCATION (50) ENTERTAINMENT (55) INTERNATIONAL (183) TECHNOLOGY (6) COLUMNISTS (57) LETTERS (4) OPINION (42)

 

 


There are no video entries posted yet.