Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture has revealed that the All Progressives Congress, APC government has been unable to solve most challenges in Nigeria, because of the rot it inherited from the 16-year misrule of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The minister reportedly made this known at a press conference in Abuja on Monday.
According to him, “Nigeria would have been able to benefit from the rise in the cost of petrol but the PDP never repaired any of the refineries while in power. Dangote refinery would be inaugurated this year and will be evidence of the business friendly environment created by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.).”
Mohammed maintained, “The PDP government never repaired the refineries. So, what we have today is that we are still importing. This administration has inaugurated one modular refinery, we have three on the way and we hope that the
Commenting on the achievements of Buhari’s led government, he stated, “Those who brought the country to its knees are now accusing those working hard to repair things of non-performance. They said they are ready to rescue Nigeria. Pray, where do kidnappers rescue their victims? These same guys who kidnapped the fortunes of their country are suddenly posing as rescuers. Caveat Emptor! Buyers beware! Nigerians Beware!”
Also commenting on the hike in food prices, the minister reportedly made it known that, ‘Nigeria had been able to achieve food security and is now feeding West-Africa.’
He added, ‘It would take some time before citizens begin to see lower food prices.’