Highlight Of President Buhari’s Speech

Highlight Of President Buhari’s Speech

by | 21st August 2017
Muhammadu Buhari.

President Muhammadu Buhari addressed the nation early Monday morning, August 21, 2017, two days after his return to Nigeria following his medical vacation in London.


Below are the highlights of his speech:


  • “I am very grateful to God and Nigerians for their prayers. I am happy to be back home.”


  • “I was distressed at some comments made on social media that dares to question our collective existence as a nation. This is a step too far.”


  • “Nigeria’s unity is settled and not negotiable.”


  • “Every Nigerian has the right to live and pursue his business anywhere in Nigeria without let or hindrance.”


  • “It is better to live together than to live apart.”


  • “Terrorists and criminals must be fought and destroyed relentlessly so that majority of us can live in peace and safety.”


  • “Our collective interest Now is to eschew petty differences and come together to face common challenges of economic security, political evolution and integration, as well as lasting peace among all Nigerians.”


  • “I remain resolutely committed to ensuring that these goals are achieved and maintained.”


  • “I am so glad to be home.”