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Nigerians may be hungry, but we can manage our hunger — Tinubu tells Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari, and APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu 

The presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has stated although Nigerians could also be hungry, the starvation will be managed as a result of President Muhammadu Buhari has created a path out of the starvation.

Tinubu, who eulogised Buhari on Tuesday whereas talking at a ceremony to flag off the Kolmani Built-in Improvement Challenge (KIPRO) positioned on the Bauchi and Gombe states’ boundary, described the President as a retired normal who got here to rescue his nation.

President Buhari on Tuesday flagged off the mission amid tight safety.

KIPRO is the primary oil drilling mission in Northern Nigeria.

Talking on the occasion, Tinubu, a former Lagos governor instructed President Buhari that historical past might be variety to him as a result of he took over energy when issues have been gloomy within the nation.

Tinubu, nevertheless, added that Buhari has created a route to success and prosperity for Nigerians.

Tinubu promised Buhari that he would ‘recharge’ Lake Chad if elected.

The lake which gives water to thousands and thousands of individuals in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and the Niger Republic has been drying up.

“No matter they are saying of their social media, conventional feedback, and write-ups, historical past might be very variety to you since you are within the class of nice retired generals who got here to rescue their nation,” Tinubu stated.

“We could also be hungry however we are able to handle our starvation; we don’t wish to kill one another. At this time, you gave us a path to prosperity, a route to success.

“The one factor that I’ll wish to exclude and argue about is the West and Europe. They use our coal and gasoline to develop their financial system they usually ask us to be aware, however I like your reply. We can not keep hungry and starve to dying. We have now to maintain ourselves except they pay compensation to us; that’s the place we stand.

“Anytime we talk about the dearth of meals and the challenges of terrorism, you’ll speak about Lake Chad. Okay, let me guarantee you, if I’m elected the president, I’ll recharge Lake Chad.”

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