Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (rtd), former Nigerian military Head of State has come out of his silence to guaranteed Nigerians that Muhammadu Buhari would fix the problems of insecurity in the nation.
Babangida says he believes in the capability of the President to fulfill his campaign promises to Nigerians.
Ibrahim Babangida made this statement on Tuesday at his Hilltop house in Minna, Niger State while speaking to reporters.
The former Head of State stated, “Buhari has the capacity to deal with the challenges but Nigerians need to be patient with the president.
“Buhari is not disposed to idle talk, he is known to be a man of his words.”
He mentioned that Buhari had continouosly repeated his administration’s commitment to bring to an end every form of insecurity in the North-East and various challenges relating to security throughout the nation during his second term in office.
The former head of state adviced Nigerians to hold Buhari by his words, stressing that the rebirth of insecurity was but a short-term setback which would relapse with time.
Babangida expressed assurance in the capability of President Buhari to place the nation on the path of advancement and growth.
The former leader said what is called for now is for Nigerians to rally support for the President so that he can prosper in the task ahead of him.
He advised Nigerians to avoid divisive tendencies, claiming the tranquility as well as unity of the country is sacrosanct.