Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari urged Nigerians to remain committed to the fight against corruption to accelerate Nigeria’s development.
Buhari has made the call on Saturday in Abuja, during the presentation of two books by Maj.-Gen Sam Momah rtd, a former Minster of Science and Technology.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the books “Restructuring Nigeria beyond Oil’’, and “Pulling Nigeria off the Brink’’ were presented to the public to mark the 75th birthday of the author.
Buhari who was represented by Dr Hamid Bobboyi, the Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), said that all Nigerians must remain committed to the fight against corruption.
“With these current works, this celebrated author has contributed immensely in deepening the level of our national discourse and in providing new vistas of understanding.
“This will go a long way in helping the administration’s present struggle in overcoming some of the perennial challengies,’’ the president said.
In his remarks, Momah said at 75, he has nothing else to offer Nigeria than to express his anxieties and elucidate his vision for the country in a book form to guide Nigerian present and future generation.