Nigerians have reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s Address on Democracy Day. many Nigerians have shared mixed reactions especially with regards to the presidents claim that his administration has lifted 10. 5 million Nigerians out of poverty in the last two years
The leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Salvation Force, Asari Dokubo has accused the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu of turning the Biafran struggle into a business.
Over the weekend, Nigerians took to the streets to register their frustrations with President Muhammadu Buhari’s Administration in commemoration of June 12th, democracy day. While majority of the protesters were against the current administrations handling of the affairs of the nation, a group of Pro Buhari protesters in the federal capital territory while exercising their support for Buhari were seen harassing an anti-Buhari protester at the Unity Fountain.
Human rights lawyer Femi Falana has asked the Nigeria police to apologise to Nigerians for violating the fundamental right of protesters to freedom of expression as enshrined in the 1999 constitution.