Buhari’s recovery is symbolic of Nigeria’s recovery- Osinbajo
by Elizabeth Archibong
August 20, 2017 | 11:06 am| | | Start Conversation
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari noting that his recovery and return is symbolic of Nigeria’s recovery.
Speaking with newsmen at the Aso Rock after welcoming the President who was away in London for over 100days Osinbajo assured that already Nigeria is on a site path of recovery.
“The message to Nigeria is that the recovery and recuperation of the President is in some sense symbolic of the recovery of Nigeria.
“Nigeria is going to recover, we are on the path to sure economic recovery and this is a good sign, it is an excellent sign that our country is on the right path, there is great hope, there is great excitement and we are going to make it as a nation” he said.
He said excited at the return of the President who “back, in good health and rearing to go. It is so good to see him”.
He lauded the patriotism and patience of Nigerians who prayed and hoped for the president’s return and those who spontaneously turned out to welcome him at the airport.
“People have prayed, people have hoped and it is just a natural reaction that seeing him and hearing that he is around, was just spontaneous.
“Most people had only a few hours, but as you could see, the response was so spontaneous.
“So I think that people are just very excited and happy that he is back” he added.
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