#EndSARS Protests: Lagos Will Need N1trillion For Reconstruction — Femi Gbajabiamila

A minimum of N1trillion is required to reconstruct Lagos State after the destruction that occurred during the #EndSARS protest and the crisis that followed, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said.

The speaker disclosed this on Sunday, October 25, during a commiseration and solidarity visit to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at Lagos House, Marina.

According to Vanguard, the minister said: “The House of Representatives will do all it can to compensate all those who suffered brutality including policemen that lost their lives in the process.

Also whatever the house can do in rebuilding Lagos and other states it will do. We are now in a state of reconstruction. What must be done will be done.


I learnt from the governor of Lagos State that it will take N1 Trillion to rebuild what had been lost and asked him whats the budget size of the state he said about N1,Trillion. You can see we are moving backward.

Hence, we …

Turkish?Iranian President Meet Over Angry Exchanges

Turkey is moving towards diffusing tension with Iran, following angry exchanges between the two countries’ leaders over the past month.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, on Wednesday, on the sidelines of the.....
Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO)’s 13th plenary session in Pakistan’s capital Islamabad.
High paying referrals in NigeriaWhile no statements were issued following the meeting, the two presidents agreed to improve ties, including in the fight against terrorism, Iran’s state news agency IRNA reported.
Last month, Erdogan and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu threw harsh accusations against Iran for trying to destabilize Syria and Iraq.
In response, Tehran summoned Ankara’s ambassador, while Rouhani was quoted by IRNA as saying on Wednesday: “Iran supports the territorial integrity of regional countries … especially Iraq and Syria.”
However, in a move seen as conciliatory, Cavusoglu told IRNA in an interview on Wednesday that Ankara had appreciated Tehran’s expressions of support for his government during a failed military coup against Erdogan on July 15, 2016.
“Iran was with us to support our government in every minute at that night while some other countries only called us days or even weeks after the attempted coup,” IRNA quoted him as saying.

Commenting on Iran and Turkey’s positions on Syria, the Turkish foreign minister said: “Iran and Turkey have common understanding to maintain ceasefire in Syria and both believe in political solution to the crisis in Syria along with delivering humanitarian assistance without any discrimination.”
“Therefore situation in Syria, Iraq and other regional issues will be discussed between the two presidents in their meeting later today,” he added.
Last month, Iran’s foreign ministry summoned the Turkish ambassador to Tehran over the comments by Erdogan and Cavusoglu at a Munich security conference.
Turkish Ambassador Hakan Tekin’s appearance at the foreign ministry followed remarks earlier in the day by Bahram Ghasemi, the ministry spokesman, who said that Iran might soon lose its patience with Turkey if it continues making “sarcastic remarks against Iran.”