President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated that fighting Corruption remains the difficult job more than of fighting insecurity of his government.
Buhari said, “the power of the Corrupt Nigerians is so enormous but we are determined to deal with the situation headlong this is has been adjudged by what is happening today on the ground.”
President Buhari who was speaking while responding to series of comments made during a town hall meetings in Kano, reminded that because of the power of corrupt Nigerians, “when as head of State I arrested some corrupt Politicians shortly after I was arrested after my government been truncated and all the houses that I confiscated were returned back to the owners”.
He said that was why today in the fight against corruption’s we after confiscating properties from the corrupt Nigerians we ordered that they should be sold and the money be deposited at the treasury.
“To show our seriousness in this fight today among those been investigated was a high Court Justice who’s was checked and several foreign currencies were found and some diplomatic international passports “.
President Buhari said the fights against corruption’s required zeal, courage and full determination to achieved and his government is having these attributes to achieve the war.
The President also reminded that the victory on the war against insurgency is a victory for the entire nation and already the fight is tilting towards final victory.
“Let me while linking the war against insurgency vis-a-vis the issue of smuggling has been raised, we have a duty to jeep sound relationship with our neighbours a reason why I went to Chad and Cameroon immediately after assuming office.”
But he said even at that today 90 percent of the banned of rice has been achieved and Nigerian Farmers are the greatest beneficiaries.