Lagos Traders, Women, Others Seek Reinstatement Of Suspended Minister


Appeal has gone to President Bola Tinubu to reinstate Dr. Betta Edu, the suspended Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation.

In the light of the prevailing economic situation confronting Nigerians, traders in Lagos as well as women, youths and religous leaders said Edu will help to alleviate the suffering of Nigerians being a young and passion-driven minister.

Speaking to a cross section of the public on the need to reinstate the suspended Minister, the Chief Imam of Agbure Central Mosque at Ojodu Abiodun, Lagos State, Salaudeen Olore stated that at the heart of the argument for meeting Nigeria’s social intervention needs lies the moral imperative to uphold human dignity and social justice.

“Betta Edu deserves better because for the short while that she came to political limelight, she has paid her dues.

”Every citizen, regardless of their socioeconomic status, deserves access to basic necessities such as food, shelter, healthcare, and education. Poverty,…

Source: Leadership Newspaper