Nigerian governors have told President Muhammadu Buhari to further take rest, Garba Shehu, a presidential spokesman claimed in a statement by him. President Buhari attended the National Economic Council, NEC, meeting usually superintended by his deputy, Yemi Osinbajo.
“After narrating what he went through while on that vacation, President Buhari noted the suggestion by the Governors for him to add more rest”, Shehu stated.
The spokesman added the president assure “he would remain relentless in the pursuit of the interest of the Nigerian people at all times”, which “was the only way to show his gratitude to the people who had given so much to me”.
“I was overwhelmed by the celebration of my return all across the country,” the statement quoted the president as saying.
Abdul-Aziz Yari, governor of Zamfara and chairman of Nigerian Governors Forum, NGF, was said to have assured the president “they (governors) will continue to support his policies and actions which they had adjudged as being in the nation’s best interest”.