Similar articles
Advertisement
Create a post to Start Earning on Pejoweb.
Learn how it works

Atiku Abubakar Urged The US Government To Help Nigeria Fight Insecurity, Among Other Top Demands.



In a statement on his Facebook page, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain expressed confidence in Biden-Harris administration solidifying "America's regeneration and her reaffirmation as the beacon of democracy to the world."

Atiku, however, tabled three demands before the new administration as outlined by Legit.ng

1. Help Nigeria on war against terror

The former vice president urged the 46th US president to help Nigeria fight the insurgency in the northwest and northeast.

Atiku said this should be done with the provision of "every type of support required to win our war against the insurgency we face and that threatens the peace of our sub-region."

Biden's govt reacts as China goes tough, sanctions top officials in Trump administration

Atiku Abubakar urged the US government to help Nigeria fight insecurity, among other top demands. Credit: @Atiku
2. Removal of travel restriction

Another demand by Atiku is that the new government should remove "every travel restriction on Nigerian citizens."

According to him, this will help to foster the good relations that have existed between the two nations "beginning with the July 27, 1961 state visit of our first Prime Minister, Alhaji Tafawa Balewa, to President John F Kennedy."

3. Strengthening the US-Nigeria tie

Atiku said Biden and Harris must "strengthen US-Nigeria tie" in order to sustain "the mutual benefit of both our democratic nations."

PAY ATTENTION: Install our latest app for Android, read best news on Nigeria’s #1 news app

Buhari congratulates Biden, Harris

Earlier, Legit.ng reported that President Muhammadu Buhari warmly welcomed the inauguration of Biden and Senator Harris as president and vice president of the United States respectively on Wednesday, January 20.

The Nigerian leader expressed hope that their presidency will mark a strong point of cooperation and support for Nigeria as well as the African continent.

Breaking: Biden signs 17 executive orders on first day as US president, reverses Trump policies
Biden signs flurry of executive orders

Meanwhile, the new president of the United States, Biden, has reportedly signed 17 executive orders right after his inauguration on Wednesday, January 20, to undo some of the things put in place by his controversial predecessor, Trump.

The 46th US president is signing a flurry of executive orders, memorandums and directives to agencies.

Biden, by his executive actions, has also embraced progressive policies on the environment and diversity that former president Trump spent four years blocking.

Advertisement




Log in to Like & Comment

 2 likes
 
 






xmocrew (Basic)   3 weeks ago
Okay


xmocrew (Basic)   3 weeks ago
Nice one


Ndoma (Basic)   a month ago
Ok




Advertisement

Articles that may interest you


David Abdulrazak Atta, a Twitter user, has linked Modupe Odele, Rinu Oduala and Mr Macaroni, three top #EndSARS activists, to Atiku Abubakar, a former vice-president.

David Abdulrazak Atta, a Twitter user, has linked Modupe Odele, Rinu Oduala and Mr Macaroni, three top #EndSARS activists, to Atiku Abubakar...

 


Nigeria Was Not Completely Debt Free In 2007, As Claimed By Atiku Abubakar

FORMER Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Friday, stated that Nigeria experienced an unprecedented economic boom with a 6 per cent annual growth and p...

 


Nigeria's former VP Atiku Abubakar, 75, spotted playing football.

Nigeria's former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has demonstrated a rare physical fitness as he was captured in a video playing football with some you...

 


Atiku Abubakar Reacts To Fuel Price Hike

I reject the increased electricity tariffs. Coming out of the lockdown, Nigerians need a stimulus, not an impetuous disregard for the challenges they ...

 


Atiku Abubakar Speaks On EndSARS Protests, Violence And Shootings

Following the Lekki tollgate Massacre one's a presidencial candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar appeals to President Mohammed Buhari to speak to the n...

 

Advertisement

Uploads that may interest you

I Don't Wanna Fight by Westlife.mp3

Hungry robbers

In his most extraordinary book, “one of the great clinical writers of the twentieth century” (The New York Times) recounts the case histories of patients lost in the bizarre, apparently inescapable world of neurological disorders

Life Hacks for Cats to help keep you cat active and healthy. Do not let your cat sit there bored and fat. Take good care of them with an all round approach

Top Rankin by Bob Marley.MP3

Advertisement

Loading...
 
 | 
 | 
Policy
 | 
Pejoweb © 2021