Buhari to meet with N’Delta leaders next week

Buhari  to meet with N’Delta leaders next week

The Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said as part of efforts to end insurgency in the Niger Delta, President Muhammadu Buhari will meet with some stakeholders from the region on Tuesday next week.

The meeting, he stated, would hold inside the Presidential Villa.

Kachikwu said this in his welcome address at the public presentation of a roadmap for the development of the nation’s oil and gas industry at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Thursday.

He explained that the stakeholders that would attend the meeting would include traditional rulers from the region, security chiefs as well as ministers who were indigenes of the region. The minister added, “On Tuesday, the President will be meeting with the Niger Delta stakeholders of the oil-producing areas. It is important that we continue to sustain the institutional engagement and negotiations that are key to do this work. Read more 

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