Have a good time Nigeria’s 60 years, we’ve confronted warfare, crises – FG to residents
The federal authorities says Nigeria’s sixtieth Independence Anniversary is value celebrating.
Minister of Data, Lai Mohammed, acknowledged this in a press release on Thursday.
He famous that some marvel why Nigeria must have a good time its Diamond Jubilee, contemplating the myriad of socio-economic challenges.
Mohammed stated the reply to that their doubt is contained within the anniversary theme – ‘Collectively’.
“For a rustic that has gone by means of a bitter, internecine civil warfare, years of political disaster, daunting safety challenges, together with non secular and ethnic disaster, and so forth, our unity and our resilience are value celebrating.”
The minister identified that in sure cultures, the age of 60 is seen as the start of a brand new cycle of life, and is normally properly marked.
He declared that administration of President Muhammadu Buhari affords a brand new starting.
Mohammed stated the federal government is laying the blocks for industrial and technological growth by constructing huge infrastructures energy, roads, bridges, rail, and by creating human capital.
The minister added that the Buhari administration is combating corruption, tackling insecurity, and diversifying the economic system by leveraging ICT, the inventive business, agriculture, mining, amongst others.