President Buhari has recommended the individuals of Imo State for the nice and cozy reception they gave him when he launched into an official go to on Thursday ninth September 2021.
Buhari was obtained by a delegation of Governor Izodinma the place he was taken across the state and made to chop sods for the completion of some initiatives.
IPOB and a few Igbo Teams disassociated themselves from the go to of Buhari and vowed to not step foot on the town. The sist-at-home order by the IPOB was adhered to by a majority of the residents of the state.
Regardless of all of the challenges he confronted, Buhari has taken to his Fb web page to thank the federal government and folks of Imo State for making him really feel so nicely throughout his keep.
In his phrases: “I thank the Authorities and folks of Imo State for the very heat reception accorded me throughout my go to yesterday. It was a pleasure to go to Imo State and to be hosted by Governor Hope Uzodimma.
I used to be happy to see and fee his impactful infrastructure initiatives, and to notice that he’s giving infrastructure the identical sort of precedence that we’re giving it on the Federal degree.
I firmly consider that whenever you get infrastructure proper, Nigerians will thoughts their very own companies. And the Igbos will particularly profit from this ongoing infrastructure revolution, as a result of, as a bunch, they’re really essentially the most enterprising.
There isn’t a city you’ll go to in Nigeria with out seeing the Igbos being in-charge of financial actions. The proof is there for everybody to see, that Igbos are answerable for Nigeria’s financial system.
It’s subsequently unthinkable for me that any Igbo man would take into account himself to not be part of Nigeria.
Let me once more say that I used to be very happy with what I noticed in Imo State, and I wish to guarantee that I’ll help Imo State and your entire area inside the Structure of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The Federal Authorities will full all ongoing key initiatives within the South East, together with the 2nd Niger Bridge, and different main highways, in addition to the railway traces and routes linking the area with different components of the nation.”