President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration has restored peace in the Niger Delta region of the country, which has led to stability in oil production in the country.
Naija News reports that President Buhari made this comment on Friday in a nationwide broadcast on the occasion of the country’s Democracy Day.
The President said: “With sustained engagement of youths, opinion leaders and other stakeholders, we have restored peace in the Niger Delta Region and maintained our oil production levels.
“The Head office of the Niger Delta Development Commission will be commissioned shortly. The Funding of sections I–IV of the East-West Road shall be pursued with a view to completing the project by the end of 2021.
“Furthermore, I am determined to ensure that development meant for the people of the Niger Delta get to them so I have authorised a Forensic Audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission.”