06 Sep Breaking News-Buhari Finally withdraw Nigerian From South Africa.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met in secret the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Addressing State House journalists toward the end of the meeting, Gbajabiamila said he was in the estate to examine national issues requiring the consideration of both the legislature and the executive with the president, NAN reports.
The Speaker said the National Assembly was in agreement with the president and the legislature in regards to the Xenophobic assaults on Nigerian citizens in South Africa.
“I came to completely examine that with Mr President and other national issues that require the consideration of both the lawmaking body and the official, and we had exceptionally and productively discourses on those issues.
“Starting at now, Mr President has made anticipating moves in withdrawing our citizens from South Africa. We have issued an announcement today and is couple with what the executive is doing and we are in, to protect our citizens.
“Our need is to secure the welfare of our citizens and that is actually what we are doing and that is the thing that the president is doing,” he said.