John Kerry Concludes Visit To Nigeria


The United States Secretary of State, John Kerry has leave Nigeria after his 2-days visit to the country. He visited the Sultan of Sokoto in his Palace on Tuesday, where he delivered a speech titled: Community Building and Countering Violent Extremism. He also commended the Sultan on religion tolerance and more.

He discussed many issues with President Muhammadu Buhari, including the anti-corruption campaign, religious extremism and the violence in the Niger Delta Region.

During the meeting with Mr. Kerry in Abuja, the President said his administration “is laying standards.

“We are laying down administrative and financial instructions in the public service that must be obeyed.

“Any breach will no longer be acceptable.

“We will retrain our staff, so that they understand the new orientation.

“And those who run afoul of these rules will be prosecuted, no matter who is involved,” he added.