• 385

    USD/NGN

APC has performed well governing Nigeria – Dogara

APC has performed well governing Nigeria – Dogara

Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the House of Representatives has insisted that the Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress administration has performed well despite the numerous challenges it met on ground.

APC has performed well governing Nigeria – Dogara

Yakubu Dogara insisted that the government is winning the corruption war because sanity is gradually returning to the system

The speaker said this at an interactive session with newspaper editors in Abuja on Tuesday.

He urged critics of the government to put into context what the administration met when it assumed office in 2015.

“What was it that we met on ground?” he said. “A lot has been achieved.”

READ ALSO: Melaye’s academic gown, a childish way to prove he attended ABU - Dean

“This government has ensured that the terrorists are not holding any measure of land,” he said.

NAIJ.com recalls that many Nigerians see the defeat of the insurgents as one of the key achievements of the administration since its inception.

The speaker also insisted that the government is winning the corruption war because sanity is gradually returning to the system.

“We are beginning to have results on corruption. Sanity is returning,” he said.

According to Premium Times, Mr Dogara also said that though it was impossible to completely eradicate corruption, the Buhari administration is gradually reducing their tempo.

READ ALSO: Watch funny video as Nigerian lady mocks Dino Melaye

The speaker while reacting to the recent refusal of the Senate to confirm Ibrahim Magu, a nominee of the presidency for the position of EFCC chair, said the two arms of government are not expected to have a smooth ride at all times.

“It was never anticipated for the legislature and executive to work harmoniously on a continuous basis” he said. “For you to have innovation and progress, people must be free to disagree.”

Meanwhile, in the video below, NAIJ.com visited the displaced people of Otodo Gbame of Lagos state.

Related news

EFCC sued over N13bn discovered in Lagos

EFCC sued over N13bn discovered in Lagos

EFCC sued over N13bn discovered in Lagos
NAIJ.com
Mailfire view pixel