President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, said the real impact of coming out recession will be better felt when ordinary Nigerians experience a change in their living conditions.
“Certainly I should be happy for what it is worth. I am looking forward to ensuring that the ordinary Nigerian feels the impact, Buhari said while responding to questions from journalists.
President Buhari, who received the President of Niger, Alhaji Mahamadou Issoufou, at his country home in Daura, told newsmen that he was “very happy” to hear the country was finally out of recession, adding that the real gain should be improved conditions for Nigerians.
“Until coming out of recession translates into meaningful improvement in peoples’ lives, our work cannot be said to be done.”
President Buhari commended all the managers of the economy for their hard work and commitment, stressing that more work needed to be done to improve the growth rate.