President Muhammadu Buhari in Osogbo, yesterday said he was committed to the implementation of the positive agenda he promised Nigerians in the change mantra.
Buhari said this during his official visit to Osogbo to inaugurate the 3,000-capacity Osogbo High School, which was part of activities to mark the 25th anniversary of the state.
The President, who said that change could not be achieved on bed of roses, added that through patience and perseverance, the challenges the country was facing would become a thing of the past.
He reiterated his administration’s determination to implement the change agenda through the fight against corruption.
He said, “we are determined to implement our change agenda by curbing excessive waste in government.
“We shall restore integrity to governance through the fight against corruption.
“We are determined to deliver and rescue the country from bad governance.’’
The President then commended Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun for providing conducive learning environment for students in the state.
He said that the building of the Osogbo High School was worthy of emulation by other governors in the country, stressing that the school project was part of APC’s agenda on education.
He explained that the APC government would continue to implement education policies that would be cost effective.
“I congratulate the people of Osun on the 25th anniversary of the state.
“The essence of the state’s creation was to bring government closer to the people and to provide good governance just like Gov. Rauf Aregbesola has done.”