Latest Africanss News/October 13, 2018/@xtraconfl/155 views President Muhammadu Buhari Places Ban On 50 High Profile Nigeriansshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel </center> <img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-154224" src="https://6krin77j54lxjfsk-zippykid.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/buhari-security-chieves-3.jpg" alt="" width="438" height="352"/> In a statement released by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity Mr. Gabar Shehu, it has been disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security agencies to place 50 high profile Nigerians, under watch list, thus banning them from leaving Nigeria. It was stated that President Buhari gave directives to the Nigeria Immigration Service to place embargo on those who are affected from travelling outside the country. Read the full statement below: PRESIDENT BUHARI DIRECTS IMPLEMENTATION OF EO 6 IN FULL FORCE Following the instant judicial affirmation of the constitutionality and legality of the Executive Order 6 (EO6), President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated the Attorney-General of the Federation and the Minister of Justice to implement the Order in full force. ALSO READ Atiku Abubakar Says Buhari And Osinbajo Collecting Hardship AllowanceTo this end, a number of enforcement procedures are currently in place by which the Nigeria Immigration Service and other security agencies have placed no fewer than 50 high profile persons directly affected by EO6 on watch-list and restricted them from leaving the county pending the determination of their cases. Also, the financial transactions of these persons of interest are being monitored by the relevant agencies to ensure that the assets are not dissipated and such persons do not interfere with, nor howsoever corrupt the investigation and litigation processes. ALSO READ Sudan expects Two Areas talks to resume in three monthsIt is instructive to note that EO6 was specifically directed to relevant law enforcement agencies to ensure that all assets within a minimum value of N50 million or equivalent, subject to investigation or litigation are protected from dissipation by employing all available lawful means, pending the final determination of any corruption-related matter. The Buhari administration reassures all well-meaning and patriotic Nigerians of its commitment to the fight against corruption, in accordance with the 1999 Constitution (as amended) and the general principles of the Rule of Law. ALSO READ LATEST News: Cholera outbreak reported in Triangle-Chiredzi | ZWNEWS | Zimbabwe News | Latest Zimbabwe | Zim News Latest | Zim Latest News | ZimnewsAccordingly, this administration will uphold the rule of law in all its actions and the right of citizens would be protected as guaranteed by the Constitution. We, therefore, enjoin all Nigerians to cooperate with the law enforcement authorities towards ensuring a successful implementation of the Executive Order 6 which is a paradigm-changing policy of the Federal Government in the fight against corruption <br/><!-- MarketGidComposite Start --> <!-- NM Content Widget --><ins class="adsbygoogle" data-ad-client="ca-pub-2460597205856998" data-ad-slot="2393573647" data-ad-format="autorelaxed"/> <center> </center> Leave A Comment Below Related share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleStruggle for power and control of resources in Sierra Leone? Watch the live debate on AYV TVnext articleIghalo’s hat-trick powers Nigeria to victory over LibyaRelated PostsLatest Africanss News/December 17, 2018 2019 Elections: Pressure Mounts On Peter Obi To Show Commitment Against BiafraLatest Africanss News/December 17, 2018 Tanzania: Attracting Foreign Investments for Growth of Capital MarketSomalia: Journalist Critically Hurt in Car BombingNegarit 27: መድረኽ ናይሮቢ – Medrekh Nairobi – Awate.comEritrea: Now the Onus Is On Eritrea to ReformAfrica: Rebuilding Lives While Awaiting Peace in South SudanBurundi: Attorney General reacts to BBC report about human rights violationSudanese president makes surprise visit to SyriaAfrica: Rebuilding Lives While Awaiting Peace in South SudanKagame’s Troubles With South Africa Are Not Created By “This Fellow Himbara” As The General Claims. The Troubles Are Self-Inflicted.