– The party noted that Nigeria’s exit from recession was in tandem with the current administration’s forecast that the country will experience economic growth in 2017
– The ruling party appealed for cooperation while assuring Nigerians that the Buhari administration remains focused on its effort to sustain the economy on the path of growth
The Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government has been praised for the country’s recent exit from recession, by the All Progressives Congress (APC), Premium Times reports. The ruling party’s comments were contained in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Bolaji Abdullahi, on Wednesday, September 6.
It read in part: “We commend the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari on the economic recovery efforts which have evidently started to yield fruits. “Commendably, the country’s exit from recession was in tandem with the current administration’s forecast that the country will experience economic growth in 2017.
“This is another demonstration that the President Buhari APC-led administration is one that keeps its promises. “APC also commends the National Assembly as it continues to work with the Executive on improving the economy and other areas of national life.” The statement further read:
“APC thanks Nigerians for their patience, understanding and support for the President Buhari administration while the economy was in recession. “Although there remains much more work to be done, we assure Nigerians that the administration remains focused on its effort to sustain the economy on the path of growth.
“As the President Buhari administration works assiduously to build a new solid foundation, credible image and pull the country out of the present hardships, we appeal for continued patience and the cooperation from Nigerians.”