President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the United States of America (USA) to make sure that its sources of knowledge on Nigeria reduce throughout all sectors owing to what he described as ‘misleading and manipulative’ narratives by some individuals.
Nigeria lately was positioned on a Special Watch List of nations that had engaged in or tolerated the extreme violation of non secular freedom by the US Government.
President Buhari who acquired Letters of Credence of United States of America Ambassador to Nigeria, Ms. Mary Beth Leonard, stated the latest itemizing of Nigeria for human rights considerations created an impression that some individuals have been being unfairly handled or marginalized within the nation.
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In an announcement by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, President Buhari urged the envoy to make use of the chance of her posting to Nigeria, together with her expertise, data, and vitality to get the information on the nation.
“I do know that these with entry have created an impression of being marginalized.
“I sit right here with a transparent conscience. I took an oath and I’m honouring the workplace.
“It just isn’t a simple job to work for the unity of the nation, and I’m doing my greatest. During your keep within the nation I’m asking you to make sure that your sources of strategic info reduce throughout,’’ he added.
President Buhari stated he took a while to clarify the scenario within the nation when he met with President Donald Trump in Washington DC because the American President expressed concern with experiences of assaults on segments of the society.