The Nigeria President has ordered the immediate reopening of four land borders.
The Presidency in a tweet today.@GRPresident tweeted. “President Buhari directed the four land borders: Seme, Illela, Maigatari, and Mfun after a Federal Executive Council meeting.
Nigeria had in August 2019 closed its land borders to curtail illegal importation of drugs, small arms and agricultural products into the country from neighboring West African nations.
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, had last month hinted on the reopening of the nation’s borders. she said the presidential committee set up on the matter had completed its job and had recommended the reopening of the borders.