Jonathan opposes emergency rule in Plateau

PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan yesterday ruled out the declaration of a state of emergency in Plateau State. Addressing a cross-section of Nigerian community in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, he also said the government was doing everything possible to address the spate of insecurity in the country. “Without security, there is no government, so it is not debatable; it is something we have to address and we are working towards that with vigour,” he said. He said declaration of an emergency rule was not the ...
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Added January 31, 2011
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