N5,000 shared by Buhari government is bliss to many Nigerians – Femi Adesina

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The Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, has said that though many people condemn the Nigerian government for distributing N5,000 to poor people, it is “bliss” to many of those that benefit from it.
 

Adesina disclosed this in an article titled, ‘Buhari’s Kind of Kindness’, which was shared on his official Facebook page.

According to Adesina, the president’s commitment to the welfare of the poor and his love for the vulnerable earned him victories during the 2015 election and reelection in 2019. He added that Buhari would rather expend money to cater to the poor and vulnerable than give people in exchange for a favour.

“In 2019, having put on his (Buhari) thinking cap on how he could further be of help to the poor, the weak and vulnerable, the President established the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development. He appointed Sadiya Umar Farouq as the Minister.
 
Last week, Minister Farouq…



Source: Linda Ikeji