We have faced a lot of challenges on this journey and Nigerians have stood by us – Buhari says
The president of the federal republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari during his national broadcast address to commemorate with the 2018 Democracy Day said that, he knows that his government has met with a lot of challenges but that Nigerians have been there all the way makes him happy.
However, the president praised himself for what he has achieved so far, saying his administration has delivered so far, on his campaign promises.
During the broadcast, the president restated his commitment to the safety and security of the nation, which he claimed are the primary duty of this Government.
He said, “This administration came at a time that Nigerians needed change, the change we promised and the change we continue to deliver. We have faced a lot of challenges on this journey and Nigerians have stood by us in achieving the three cardinal points of this administration namely; Security, Corruption and the Economy.
“The commemoration of this year’s Democracy Day is a celebration of freedom, a salute to the resilience and determination of Nigerians and a recommitment by Government to keep its promise to lead Nigeria into a new era of justice and prosperity.
“Public safety and security remains the primary duty of this Government. Before this Administration came into being 3 years ago, Boko Haram held large areas of land spanning several Local Governments in the North East.”