Presidency releases score-card of Muhammadu Buhari’s administration since 2015
Written by COMFORT 95.1FM on September 6, 2021
The Presidency has lauded achievements of the Muhammadu Buhari administration since 2015 and enumerated them in a list.
In a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the Presidency said Buhari signed the Petroleum Industry Bill into law and recently declared a 287 billion profit after tax by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC which was the first in over 40 years of the corporation.
Adesina said the Buhari administration launched the first National Social Investment Programme in the country’s history and was today the largest Social Investment Programme in Africa and one of the largest in the world.
He also mentioned the restoration of the federal budget to a January-to-December cycle, after more than a decade.
On projects, he said Buhari is the first President to start and complete a rail project in Nigeria’s history, citing the Lagos-Ibadan rail project.
He further said the President has completed 12 inherited Dam projects across the country and oversaw the first successful Marginal Fields Bid Round in almost 20 years among other things.