Buhari and Cabinet Members
The much awaited Nigeria’s Economic Recovery & Growth
Plan 2017-2020 has been formally launched by Nigeria’s President in
chambers at the Presidential Villa, said the plan sets out an ambitious
roadmap to achieve a 7% growth rate by 2020.
He added that the document brings together all sectoral plans for
agriculture and food security, energy and transport infrastructure,
industrialisation and social investments.
Buhari and Yakubu Dogara
“I want to assure all Nigerians that we are approaching the solution
to our economic challenges with the same will and commitment we have
demonstrated in the fight against corruption, and in the fight against
terrorism and militancy.”
He appealed to the state governments to draw inspiration and
strategic direction from the plan to articulate their economic own
programmes, particularly in the development of the real sector.
Buhari and Cabinet members
On Tuesday, the
President’s Spokesman, Femi Adesina in a statement said that the launch
is “in furtherance of the current administration’s drive to sustain and build on the successes so far re