Buhari Reveals Plan To Lift 100 Million Nigerians Out Of Poverty

Buhari Reveals Plan To Lift 100 Million Nigerians Out Of Poverty
President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has spoken about his administration’s plan to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty within the next 10 years.

Buhari stated this while speaking in a video message to a high-level meeting of the UN General Assembly on Tuesday.

Read Also: Buhari Will Certainly Assent Electoral Act Amendment Bill – Malami

During the meeting, the Alliance for Poverty Eradication (APE) an initiative aimed at supporting actions to eradicate poverty, was launched.

Buhari expressed his government’s determination to invest more in education, especially of the girl-child.

“Nigeria attaches great importance to poverty eradication.

“It is for this reason that in May 2019, on my inauguration for 2nd term in office, our government committed itself to starting a new programme of lifting a 100 million Nigerians out of poverty within a 10-year period,” he said.

The president also spoke extensively on the health vs economy debate amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

AFRICA DAILY NEWS, NEW YORK

Share this post

Share on whatsapp
WhatsApp
Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on email
Email

Related news

Uduaghan set to dump APC for PDP

Emmanuel Uduaghan Set To Dump APC For PDP

Listen to article Information filtering in from Delta political circle revealed that the immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, has concluded plans

Scroll to Top