On the President’s foreign trips » Letters » Tribune Online


President Muhammadu Buhari has come under attack for his frequent foreign trips. It would be recalled that he recently travelled to Russia where he signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Russian government for the resuscitation of the Ajaokuta Steel Company, building of rail lines and provision of military weapons to Nigeria.

After that he went to Saudi Arabia with his entourage. It is reported that the president’s trip to Saudi Arabia will benefit Nigeria in the area of petroleum industry and insecurity which the two countries have in common.

However, the barrage of criticism that continues to trail the frequent foreign trips indicate that Nigerians have failed to see the…

Source: Nigerian Tribune