President Muhammadu Buhari, during the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship grand finale rally in Benin, yesterday, assured Nigerians that the current economic recession in the country will soon be a thing of the past.
He said the federal government would continue to ensure the stability of the country and also noted that the Edo state has not witnessed the kind of development that it has witnessed since its creation under Oshiomhole.
Buhari who also paid tribute to Oba of Benin who transited to join his ancestors, described him as a monarch with “great integrity adding that “there is hardly any traditional ruler that famous, forthright and courageous as him.
He added that, “We are a nation of great human and material resources, especially the youth. Please seat down and reflex and remember what I said 30 years ago. We have no other nation like Nigeria, no matter where you go. We may as well remain and salvage it together , no matter where you go, you may defiled the Sahara desert or Mediterranean and if you are lucky and not killed by drought but once you get there ,the mere colour of your skin will be a problem for you.
“I congratulate Mr Obaseki a seasoned person, I assure you and I recommend him to you so that you will continue to grow.’’