President Muhammadu Buhari has said that many Nigerians do not appreciate their country until they visit other countries.

Speaking at a state banquet in Kano to conclude his one-day official visit to the state after commissioning various projects carried out by the federal and state governments and the private sector, Buhari described the ongoing infrastructure development across the country as “fantastic”. .

“When I fly in a helicopter, the amount of high-rise buildings I see and the amount of development on the ground is fantastic. We thank God. We thank God. We thank God,” he said.

Buhari, in a statement issued by his spokesperson, Femi Adesina, urged the elite to encourage and inspire the youth to embrace education, saying whether we like it or not, we are going to leave the country for them.

‘You must embrace education for education’s sake. Technology has made shortcuts possible, but nothing can replace real learning. Please encourage the children to learn.”

He congratulated Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje on his excellent performance in infrastructure, adding that his recent state visits to Kogi, Yobe, Lagos and Katsina have shown that the respective governors have done very well, within the limits of funds. available to them.

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