– He expressed optimism that things will soon turn around d for good
– The president applauded Governor Oshiomhole on the work he has done in Edo
President Muhammadu Buhari has spoken about Nigeria’s current economic challenge and has expressed optimism in things getting better.
The president said this at the All Progressives Congress gubernatorial rally in Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Edo state to support Godwin Obaseki.
President Buhari at the gubernatorial rally in Edo where he assured that things will be better in Nigeria soon
Nigeria has been going through economic challenges and has officially been declared to be in recession but the president said he will continue o work to stabilise the country.
Leadership reports that the president also commended Governor Adams Oshiomhole for the work he has done in Edo state and congratulated Obaseki whom he described as a seasoned person.
President Buhari promised that there is light at the end of the tunnel for the Nigerian economy
“We are a nation of great human and material resources especially the youth. Please seat down and reflex and remember what I said 30 years ago. We have no other nation like Nigeria, no matter where you go. We may as well remain and salvage it together , no matter where you go, you may defiled the Sahara desert or Mediterranean and if you lucky and not killed by drought but what you get there the mere color of your skin will be a problem for you.
“I congratulate Mr Obaseki a seasoned person, i assure you and i recommend him to you so that you will continue to grow. You have got an incredible team and better hold tight and make sure they succeeded.I assure you we are going to get out of this our economic doldrums and we are almost out of our insecurity problems and we are going to make Nigeria great again. We are going to be very proud of our country and our size and our and resources will not be for nothing”.
Buhari expressed optimism in Nigeria’s unity which he said will bring greatness
Meanwhile, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode urged people of Edo State to troop out and vote for Obaseki for continuity of people-friendly policies and programmes.
Ambode said Edo, being the heartbeat of the South-South region, has all it takes to become another Lagos, but the people must do their part by voting for Obaseki to build on the monumental successes recorded in the last seven and half years by Governor Oshiomhole.
Governor Ambode, who is the Chairman of APC National Campaign Council for the Edo Governorship election, said without any controversy, Edo State under Governor Oshiomhole had witnessed the best developmental progress more than any other period in the last 17 years, saying that a vote for APC in the coming election would be another sure way to greater progress.