Nigeria now has a focused government â€“ Tinubu
National Leader of the All Progressives Congress,
APC, and former governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju
Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said with the inauguration
of the federal executive council by President
Muhammadu Buhari the country now has a good
and focused government.
Tinubu stated this Thursday while making remarks
at the commissioning of the Mile 12-Ikorodu BRT
extension at Ikorodu.
He said, â€œWith the team put together by Buhari, he
is set to move Nigeria forward, the government is
focused, he is the driver of the bus and we are the
He disclosed that Buhariâ€™s method of planning and
redesigning before launching out was the same
method he adopted when he started his reign in
1999 and just as they are calling Buhari â€˜baba go
slowâ€™ that was how he was called go-slow.
â€œI was complaining then about paucity of funds just
as it is now, it was people like the vice president,
Yemi Osinbajo, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and
others who were part of the cabinet then that were
part of the dream to reclaim and develop Lagos
state and set the tone for infrastructural renewal
and today we are seeing evidence of it.
He urged Nigerians to support the government,
â€œevery one of us is involved in this project one way
or the other.
Tinubu said, â€œWe want to continue with the
development of our country and make Lagos a
model. We want peace, progress, stability,
continuity in Lagos state.â€
He also advised everyone to be security conscious
and report the presence of strange people in their
community because as Boko Haram is being
dismantled in the North East they are escaping to
other parts of the country, â€œso we must be our
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