Nigeria Is Now Broke- President Buhari

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has revealed that the country is currently poor.

President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari

According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President made the remark while receiving the United Nations Population Fund’s Executive Director and Under Secretary-General of the United Nations, Prof. Babatunde Osotimehin, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

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He said, “It has been a very difficult year for Nigeria. Before we came to office, petroleum sold for about $100 per barrel. Then it crashed to $37, and now oscillates between $40 and $45 per barrel.

“Suddenly, we’re a poor country, but commitment to transparency and accountability is not making people know that there is severe shortage.”

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