Lai Mohammed Commends Nigerians For Enduring During This Recession

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has commended
Nigerians for being resilient in this prevailing harsh economic
recession. Lai Mohammed gave the commendation while delivering his
keynote address at the 4th Commonwealth Public Relations Congress. He
added that the Change which the Buhari Administration promised was bound
to come with discomforts.

He assured that with persistence on the part of the
government and perseverance on the part of the people, there is
definitely light at the end of the tunnel.

Lai Mohammed noted that the government is investing massively in
infrastructural development, especially roads, railways, power thus
creating jobs in the process, as part of efforts to pull the country out
of recession.

On job creation, the Minister disclosed that 200,000 of the 500,000 jobs
promised under the N-Power Volunteers Programme have already been
fulfilled, and that those selected will start work on December 1, 2016.