Buhari Optimistic Of Bumper Harvest In 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari is optimistic that going by the steady rainfall in parts of Nigeria this year, the country will witness a bumper harvest in the New Year.
The president who acknowledged that the country went through difficult times in 2017 said there are signs that the new year will be better for the Nigerian economy particularly in the agriculture sector.
President Buhari spoke on Monday when he played host to the Christian community in the federal capital territory who paid him the traditional Christmas homage at his official residence in the Aso Rock Villa, Abuja.
The president used the occasion of the visit to once again appeal to Nigerians to always exhibit the virtues of love and good neigbourliness stressing that it pays more to maintain the peace at every level of human relationship.
The president told his guests that he is recuperating fast because he has been forced to adhere strictly to the instructions of his doctors who asked him to feed well and have enough rest.
The visiting delegation which was led by the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Mohammed Bello thanked the president for his support and assistance to the FCT administration.