Nigerian President Assures on Revisiting 13% Derivation to Niger Delta

The Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said in Abuja that his administration would look into 13 per cent derivation to Niger Delta as contained in the constitution with a view to ensuring even spread of developmental projects in the region.

The president who made the promise when he received Isoko traditional rulers led by His Majesty Ovrawah, Omogha 1, Odiologbo of Oleh, at the Presidential Villa.
The president assured the royal fathers that the constitutional provisions for Niger Delta development would be carefully studied for inclusiveness, especially over the prioritisation of federal government projects.

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