Reuters logo
Nigeria's Buhari to ask for powers for emergency economic measures - source
August 22, 2016 / 11:26 AM / a year ago

Nigeria's Buhari to ask for powers for emergency economic measures - source

ABUJA, Aug 22 (Reuters) - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will ask parliament for extra powers allowing him to take “emergency” decisions to revive the economy, a government source said on Monday.

The government put together a bill titled “Emergency economic stabilization” which will be submitted to parliament, the source said. (Reporting by Felix Onuah and Ulf Laessing; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below