• Buhari advises states to undertake background checks on foreign partners

    Buhari advises states to undertake background checks on foreign partners

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday cautioned state governments and the private sector against engaging foreign partners without conducting proper background checks.

    Mr. Buhari gave the advice in Kaduna at the opening ceremony of the maiden Kaduna Economic and Investment Summit, organised by the state government.

    The president, whose speech was delivered by Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i, noted that various state governments have been making efforts to shore up their revenue base in view of the current economic problems.

    “In the face of dwindling oil […]