Former Army President, Basic Ibrahim Babangida has congratulated President Buhari over his re-election to steer the nation for the subsequent four years.
In a press release signed by his and made obtainable to Journalists in Minna, Babangida stated the President ought to confront with renewed vigour probably the most urgent drawback confronting Nigeria.
He said that the insecurity of lives and property is likely one of the most urgent drawback confronting the nation as the Boko Haram insurgency remains a menace to many Nigerians notably in the North East sub region adding that kidnapping and armed banditry remain a national menace.
“Now that the President has won his re-election bid, he should confront with renewed vigour the most urgent problem confronting Nigeria: ‘insecurity of lives and property’.
“The Boko Haram insurgency remains a threat to many Nigerians particularly in the North East sub region, whiles the twin evils of kidnapping and armed robbery/armed banditry remain a major national menace. The president must pay priority attention to these security issues”, the statement read.
The Elder statesman further averred that the financial system of the country must additionally occupy the president’s urgent consideration.
“There is the need to be more creative in formulating policies that will improve the nation’s economy, create employment opportunities and give hope to our teaming youths.
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He also urged the President wish to heed to the yearnings of reasonable Nigerians for restructuring and seek all constitutional means to devolve some powers presently exercised by the Federal Government to the other tiers of government.
Commenting on the outcome of the elections, Babangida called on the President to resist the temptation to see his co-contestants as enemies along him to work at healing the wounds of campaign exchanges.
“The newly elected president should heal the wounds of the heated campaign exchanges by embracing those who contested alongside with him. The President must resist the temptation to see them as enemies; not even opponents, but fellow compatriots who merely disagreed with him on how best to move our country forward.”
He expressed his admiration of the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar for his doggedness urging him to work with President Buhari to maneuver the country ahead.
“I was particularly impressed with the gallant and audacious spirit of the main challenger in the presidential race, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar GCON.
“I was not surprised that even though he lost the most exotic position of the land, his doggedness and pattern of support cut across ethnic, religious and regional lines that earned him the second position of the last Presidential election.
“I call on the former Vice –President Atiku Abubakar to close ranks and work with the winner of the election in an objective and constructive manner so that democracy will continue to thrive in our country at this crucial period of renaissance.”
EU, UK, US, China and all other world powers have congratulated the genuine winner of the election. Even disgruntled people like IBB have began falling in line. Who continues to be standing with the defeated Atiku aside from ipobs?
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EU, UK, US, China and all different world powers have congratulated the genuine winner of the election. Even disgruntled people like IBB have started falling in line. Who continues to be standing with the defeated Atiku aside from ipobs? ipobs are actually tormenting you
ipobs are actually tormenting you
It is the other approach round.
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It is the different approach spherical.
is there any ipob members on nairaland that you recognize of? You’ll be able to’t even make a sentence with out mentioning ipob
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No time to waste time
We do not want his ineffective congratulations. Buhari should withdraw his oil block licence
Atiku kindly do the needful.
No time to waste time
Permit Atiku to train his right. Or you don’t need Legal professionals to get their share of Atiku$
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We do not want his ineffective congratulations. Buhari ought to withdraw his pool block licenceGbam,nicely stated
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Permit Atiku to exercise his right. Or you don’t need Legal professionals to get their share of Atiku$
Why, in fact, sure, he should exercise his RIGHT. He’ll nonetheless be LEFT in second place though, articulating obediently
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Poor individuals go they argue for Nl.
Individuals wea understand are congratulating Buhari does who don’t perceive are the ones saying rigging
The one iPob member left is obj…I learnt he has joined Mrs madueke in london
IBB is likely one of the PDP leaders ..Atikulooter will burn with shame soon..wait and see
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That is good
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Name or whatsapp me
Shame on iPod’s
setting agenda for Bubu? Similar Bubu that had nothing to supply in 1983 once you overthrew him is the identify Bubu that has nothing to supply! He simply can’t give what he does not have
No where to run or disguise
I’m asking for assist from properly which means people who can be touched sufficient to listen to my plight and have mercy. I am not asking for much, regardless of how little, it is going to go a great distance. God bless you all
Do not assume God shouldn’t be at work in your life because of Nigerian system which have failed purchase consider in God and you shall see the confusion in your enemies territory
Let the Good work continue,….Buhari immediately tommorow it is going to be another individual
Concrete breaking job professional in Nigeria
We need to put behind all grievances and lamentations and be a part of palms together in shifting our pricey nation forward.
EU, UK, US, China and all different world powers have congratulated the genuine winner of the election. Even disgruntled people like IBB have began falling in line. Who continues to be standing with the defeated Atiku aside from ipobs? IPOB stands for fact…proceed together with your lies but very quickly, it’ll meet up with you.
Do not mind him, the hypocrite.
Next degree is right here…
I can be bless on this era… For those who blv it’s going to although for you definetly it’s going to.. However for me Next degree Next Progress.
IPOB stands for fact…continue together with your lies but very quickly, it’s going to catch up with you.Very quickly until the second and last coming of Jesus Christ?
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