Osinbajo Asks Nigerians to Trust Buhari


Tobi Soniyi in Abuja

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has said the only agenda of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government is to make Nigeria a great nation.

He therefore called on Nigerians to support him.
Osinbajo made the disclosure at the presidential villa, Abuja while receiving a delegation of his University of Lagos classmates.

He said the president was an honest man and should be supported.
“He is a man who is honest and whose only desire is to make Nigeria go forward and become a great nation. We should support such a leader,” he said.

Osinbajo added that despite the present economic challenges Nigeria, the country had a unique opportunity to make good progress adding that the president and him were determined to pursue the course.
“The president and I are determined to give a good account of ourselves and more importantly ensure that the country makes a good progress”, he said.

Expressing a deep-felt appreciation for the visit by his classmates, Osinbajo told them “it is very rare that after so many years, we can still reunite. I am really honored and humbled.”
Earlier, retired Justice Chinyelu Emeka K. Anigbodu, who spoke on behalf of the delegation that included former federal minister, Odein Ajumogobia, congratulated the vice-president, noting that his election “is a precious gift to us.”

A statement by the media aide to the Vice President, Mr. Laolu Akande, added that the members of the vice-president’s class at the meeting included legal practitioners from across the country and beyond, including Cameroun.
They are made up of justices serving and retired, notable law teachers and lawyers.