Buhari Extends Closure of Nigeria's Borders Till January 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the border closure with neighbouring countries till January 31, 2020. The government closed its borders in August in a move meant to curb the smuggling of large quantities of rice and other commodities.

Seme Border used to illustrate the story.


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