BREAKING: President Buhari Withholds Assent To Peace Corps Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari has withheld his assent to the Peace Corps of Nigeria establishment bill recently passed by the National Assembly.

This was made known on Tuesday by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara,when he read the president’s letter to that effect to members in plenary.

It is understood that Buhari sees the Peace Corps as a duplication of existing security agencies.


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