The Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church,
Primate Elijah Ayodele, on Sunday, called for the
resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari as the
Minister of Petroleum.
Primate Ayodele made the call in reaction to the
ongoing fuel scarcity across the country.
In a statement by his media aide, Primate Ayodele
said Buhari was not capable of handling the
portfolio, especially at a critical period like this.
He noted that the President should honourably
resign from the position and hand over to someone
who knows the nooks and crannies of Nigeria’s
According to Ayodele: “President Buhari should
resign as minister of petroleum and hand over to
someone who is capable of managing this crisis.
“This is not a thing to joke with. The economy is
biting hard already, we need someone capable,
Buhari isn’t capable to be the minister of
petroleum. We need the right person who knows
everything about our petroleum system.”
Nigerians have been battling with fuel scarcity
The return of long queues at filling stations were
linked to adulterated fuel that was circulated.
However, the Federal Government had assured that
normalcy would soon be restored across the