Nigerians blast Buhari for allowing only Dangote resume cement exportation despite border closure

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has been accused of engaging in gross partiality and capable of harming citizens, after it granted Group freedom export goods our even as it banned other companies from such activity.

Recall that in October 2019, President had closed the country’s land boost local production and strengthen security.

However, Bloomberg had exclusively reported that the cement had secured from resume cement exportation Niger and Togo for the first time in 2020.

The news agency quoted the Chief Executive Officer of Cement, Michel Puchercos, as saying the resumed cement exportation with restricted volumes.

Reacting, a renowned banker and founder of Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, Atedo Peterside, accused of being biased for permitting Cement to resume exports across land .

Writing in verified handle on , Mr Peterside alleged that Nigerian is rigged in favour of a handful of well-connected persons.

He said: “Allowing legitimate exporters & importers to move their goods across the border should be a no-brainer. Why refuse everybody else & allow only one (Dangote)?

”This is why some of us argue that the Nigerian is rigged in favour of a handful of well-connected persons,” Mr Peterside added.

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