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HURIWA ‘Fire’ Buhari Over Closure Of Border

HURIWA ‘Fire’ Buhari Over Closure Of Border

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On Friday, President Muhammadu Buhari has been accused by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, of gross insensitivity in the arbitrary closure of the land borders. HURIWA, described the arbitrary closure of land borders as a political gimmick to economically strangulate the South East of Nigeria thought to be the place from where the clear majority of Nigerian businesses located within the West African sub-region come from. The National Coordinator Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, HURIWA in a statement expressed shock that such huge public policy was adopted with little or no consideration for the commercial and economic rights and legitimate business interests of millions of Nigerians who are cross-border entrepreneurs. The implementation of the border closure without...
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