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Tell Nigerians how you reprimanded Idris, PDP tells Buhari

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has said President Muhammadu Buhari, in saying that he was unaware that the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, did not carry out his orders regarding the security situation in Benue State, has directly admitted running an “incompetent, disorganised and uncoordinated administration.” The main opposition party asked the […]
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