Abuja - Outgoing US Ambassador to Nigeria, James Entwistle says that President Muhammadu Buhari's economic recovery efforts deserve recognition while comparing him favorably to US President Barack Obama, Vanguard reports.
"I see a parallel between President Buhari and President Obama. President Obama had not been in office for very long, but the people had the same kind of impatience.
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And I think that in my country a lot of people forgot how difficult the situation was that Obama inherited. I think the same thing is happening to President Buhari - to a certain degree," Entwistle said.
He added that the poor economic climate that Nigeria finds itself in were a culmination of problems that Buhari inherited such poor infrastructure in the oil sector.
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- News24 Nigeria