Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has urged the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to cut the cost of governance and implement bold transparency and accountability measures in response to Nigeria’s second recession in five years.
The organisation said this in a letter dated November 21, 2020, and signed by SERAP deputy director Kolawole Oluwadare.
The organisation blamed the current recession on corruption in the country.
Part of the letter read, “This economic crisis provides an opportunity to prioritise access of poor and vulnerable Nigerians to basic socio-economic rights, and to genuinely recommit to the fight against corruption. The country cannot afford...readmore