President Tinubu Takes Responsibility for Nigeria’s Economic Hardship

Economic hardship

President Bola Tinubu, in a candid address to Afenifere leaders in Akure, Ondo State, asserted his commitment to navigating Nigeria through its current economic challenges, while shouldering full responsibility for the outcomes of his policy reforms. Tinubu’s remarks, as conveyed by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, underscored his resolve to lead Nigeria towards economic and social prosperity despite the prevailing hardships.

Acknowledging the difficulties faced by Nigerians, Tinubu assured them of imminent relief, emphasizing his unwavering dedication to the nation’s well-being. He reiterated his request for the responsibility of leadership and reiterated his commitment to steering Nigeria’s course through these trying times.

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Reflecting on his tenure as the former Governor of Lagos State, Tinubu highlighted the economic transformations achieved under his leadership, demonstrating his capability to overcome adversity. He urged Nigerians to exercise patience and perseverance, assuring them that their resilience will yield positive outcomes.

Regarding his administration’s economic reforms, Tinubu emphasized the importance of fiscal discipline and true federalism, aligning with his vision for an inclusive and fair Nigeria. He reaffirmed his determination to foster economic growth and curb exploitation, vowing to uphold Nigeria’s economic interests and prioritize the welfare of its citizens.

In response, Chief Olu Falae, representing Afenifere, commended Tinubu’s leadership and expressed support for his administration’s initiatives. He urged the President to uphold fairness and courage, principles synonymous with the Afenifere ethos.

Tinubu’s visit to Akure also included a condolence visit to the family of the late former Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, where he extolled Akeredolu’s legacy of service, and a visit to the palace of the Olowo of Owo Kingdom, where he paid homage and offered prayers for the community’s prosperity.

While recent protests against economic hardships have surfaced in Lagos and Ibadan, Tinubu’s reassurance and commitment to addressing Nigeria’s challenges offer hope for a brighter future. With a steadfast focus on economic reform and social progress, Tinubu remains dedicated to steering Nigeria towards stability and prosperity.