Lai Mohammed: Though we miss Buhari, but Nigeria will move on without him

By Editor on

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 385


Buhari

Nobody should fret over the absence of President Muhammadu Buhari, as the machinery of government is in full throttle regardless, Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai has said.

He particularly told clamouring for the President to return to his job or be shown the way out that no such thing would happen as the government was in good hands, with Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, was effectively filling the gap.

Mohammed, who spoke to a group of reporters on the President, who has been out of the country for more than three months, and the issues surrounding it, maintained that though he was being missed by Nigerians, but the machinery of government had not suffered.

His words: “There is no doubt that we miss the president but I think government has been functioning very well. There can’t be a substitute for the president no doubt but I don’t think it has gotten to any stage whereby we find the kind of acrimony, agitations that is coming up.

“It is normal for anybody to be ill. When somebody is ill, there are certain things he cannot do but we thank God that Mr. President is improving and he will come back very soon. The important thing is that government has been working. We have not missed one single Federal Executive Council meeting since he left.

 

Image result for lai mohammed

Mohammed

“Also, we have not missed one single National Economic Council meeting. Whatever needs to be done is being done because there are serious consultations between the Acting president and Mr. President and as such, I don’t see the hoopla about Mr. President being away.”

 

 

 

Source Whirlwindnews.com

Posted on August, 7 2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


You may also like...
In London, Ifeanyi Ubah brokers deal with West...

Onigbinde, Onanuga, others for Nigerian online publishers conference...

We'll declare Niger Delta Region October 1 -...

BREAKING: Finally, signed, sealed and Rohr is delivered...

Govs forum: No plans to offset workers' backlog...

Transfer scandal: Sam Allardyce quits England job, Southgate...

Power Sector: Opposition has no alternative -Wakil

FCT SWAN set for Ahmed Yusuf Fresh 5-Aside,...

Police IG summons Ekweremadu, PDP raises alarm
Latest News Renewed attacks in S’Africa: Police kill another Nigerian, mob raze down four shops Why Kim Kardashian and Kanye West named new baby Chicago George Weah stars, scores in testimonial match ahead Liberia Presidential handover Ex-Barcelona coach positioned to replace Conte at Chelsea Australia Open: Sharapova crashes, Djokovic, Federer move on Police IG sends ex-Lagos CP to Benue as plans to end Herdsmen killings unfolds 'Ailing' Pele collapses, rushed to hospital Herdsmen invasion: Benue People still living in fear, torment, Orthom cries out TRAGEDY: After inhaling poisonous gas, 12 UNIOSUN students collapse in class *Rushed to hospital BREAKING: Salisu pitches tent with Falaye, Okpotu, Ezenwa, eight others as CHAN Eagles battle Libya

 

Most Read BREAKING: Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar clinch final Ballon d'Or shortlist, Suarez snubbed (36,096 views) You must release Kanu, give us justice or we keep bombing – Gen. Ben (23,517 views) Seven 'killer' SARS officers arrested in Anambra for murder (21,367 views) I must redeem Ndigbo or die trying – Nwodo *We're quite uncomfortable in Nigeria (20,534 views) Biafra: I’ll lead negotiation with agitators – Okorie *Warns against force (13,624 views) Okorie to Buhari: Your gvt can’t be killing Ndigbo and offering B’Haram amnesty (12,737 views) BREAKING: Again DSS shuns court order, hedges on Kanu's release (11,748 views) BREAKING: Upset, as Ugwuanyi appoints Queen of 419 into cabinet (10,426 views) Biafra: S’East governors, Ohanaeze to meet Buhari over Kanu (9,671 views) Catholic bishops to Mbaka: Your prophesies could be brain wave (9,609 views)

 

News Appointments (133) Business (239) Crime (632) Economy (410) Education (155) Entertainment (84) Fashion and Style (5) General (245) Health (264) Inside Africa (194) Interviews (14) National (629) Politics (1831) Press Releases (3) Religion (119) Security (972) Sports (1746) Technology (19) World News (380)

 

CBN banner advert

Chelsea Outdoor

Veleta banner

FRSC Officials vs Woman Driver on highway

 

 

Newsletters Subscribe to Whirl Wind News newsletters today and get breaking news and updates delivered to your mailbox!

Sign up

 

Advertisement