President Muhammadu Buhari will despatch to the Niger Delta from Monday Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to underscore his readiness and determination to address the Crisis in the region.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, will be visiting a number of oil communities across when he travels to Delta State, the first state to be visited.
At a later date to be announced soon, the Vice President, Prof. Osinbajo would also be visiting Bayelsa and Rivers States.
At these visits, the Vice President will lead high-level delegations of the Federal Government that will interact with leaders and representatives of the oil-producing communities.
The visits are part of the ongoing outreach efforts of the Buhari administration towards a long lasting and permanent resolution of the Niger Delta crisis.
”The Buhari presidency is fully committed to having an effective dialogue and positive engagement that will end the crisis in the oil-producing areas, and believes that these visits would further boost the confidence necessary for the attainment of peace and prosperity in the areas and the Nigerian nation in general,” said a statement issued by the Vice President’s office today.