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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday asked Nigerian elite to stop making what he called expensive demands from his administration because things would no longer be done in the old way.

He warned them to stop insisting that things should be done the old way which impoverished the nation.

The President spoke during a meeting he had with a group of Nigerians in the Diaspora, on the margins of the 3rd Dakar International Forum on Peace and Security in Africa in Dakar, Senegal.

According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President said his administration was on the right track to improve the image of the country by entrenching accountability and probity in governance.

He told the 11-man Nigerian delegation of association leaders resident in Senegal and Cote D’ Ivoire, that the last 16 years of poor handling of the nation’s resources and infrastructure have continued to impact negatively on the country.

The President, “This administration is pleased we won the election, we are pleased Nigerians are cooperating with us. But the problems are so enormous that we need the cooperation of Nigerians, particularly the elite.

“They (elite) should reflect on the condition of the country, and stop making expensive demands because things cannot be done the old way.”

On the welfare of Nigerians in the Diaspora, Buhari assured them that the Federal Government would continue to promote good neighbourliness and improve the negative perception about Nigerians abroad.

“Nigerians are known for their competitiveness and I am very passionate about Nigeria. I will continue to preach good neighbourliness and work hard to improve the numerous human and material resources in the country,” he said.

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  1. Hahahaha! Baba, which one be expensive? To pay workers salaries? To make petrol and kerosene available and affordable? Abi na to fulfill your campaign promises which you have not even fulfilled or contemplating fulfilling even one?
    Nigeria truely e term one chance vehicle and to commot no easy.
    Sai Baba!
    Sai Tinubu!
    Chanji dole!

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  2. From one frivolous excuses to another,ordinary nigerians are in tight corner Mr. President

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  3. History will judge this buhari experience to be a painful failure worse than GJ and the last years of Nigeria in its current form

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  4. When will the pay day be!?( when will the change come?) mr. president.

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  5. Next election please Bubu come with PSP receipt we will vote u. U re currently using NEPA bill wis is not too effective but PSP bill is effective. Or come with Water bill.

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