The Serving Overseer of the Citadel International Neighborhood Church (CGCC), Pastor Tunde Bakare, has warned the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to not kill Nigerians.
Bakare, talking on The Platform, a particular programme to commemorate Nigeria’s Independence Day anniversary, on Thursday requested the federal authorities to eliminate corruption as a substitute.
Buhari, throughout his 60th Independence Day speech, intimated that gasoline will quickly promote for N161 per litre.
In line with him, gasoline subsidies had been being paid into non-public pockets.
“Don’t kill Nigerians, kill corruption. As a result of we knew that the subsidy being paid goes into non-public pockets,” the cleric stated.
Bakare additionally recalled that when he joined Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka; Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana; amongst others to protest throughout Goodluck Jonathan’s authorities in 2012, the protest was not towards subsidy.
“I campaigned towards the oppression of the poor,” Bakare stated, including that the subsidy by the federal government was not used to advance the reason for the poor.