Why I refused to sack cabinet ministers – Buhari | The Guardian Nigeria News


President Buhari presiding over the Valedictory Meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), at the State House, Abuja.<br />This is the final cabinet meeting for President Muhammadu Buhari’s first term in office. Photo/twitter/asorock

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his decision to retain cabinet Ministers in the last three and half years in spite of pressures from some quarters is because of their unique skill, strength and leadership qualities.

The president made this known during a valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Wednesday.

He observed that the ministers, who exhibited spirit of team work, were more rational in taking decisions aimed at tackling the numerous challenges facing the country.

President Buhari described the cabinet members as “a reflection of the Nigeria we aspire to achieve.’’

He said “You will recall that when we started this journey, our country was facing numerous…

Source: Guardian Newspaper