- Bola Kougbe
Minister of (State) for Power, Works and Housing, Mustapha Shehuri, has said that the country is gradually getting out of its economic recession. Shehuri urged Nigerians to be patient with President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. He added that the government was addressing the challenges in the country. “We are slowly going out of recession. Nigerians should be rest assured that the economy is being well managed. Government is focused on revamping the economy. Corruption is being tackled head-on. “Nigerians need to be patient considering the circumstances Nigeria was in when this government assumed office”, he said. Speaking in Ilorin, Kwara State, while inspecting ongoing national housing projects in the state on Sunday, the minister stated that Buhari was committed to providing affordable housing for Nigerians. He said the projects were part of the promises the ruling party made to the people.