What I’ll do differently to put Nigeria’s economy on right path — Atiku


Atiku Abubakar

By John Alechenu, Abuja 

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has outlined a number of initiatives he intends to put in place to set Nigeria’s economy on the path of growth if given the mandate to preside over the nation’s affairs. 

Atiku said this in a written response to last week‘s decision by Moody’s Investors Service (The Moody’s) to downgrade  the Nigerian Government’s Credit Rating from B3 to Caa1 which he described as “a very significant downgrade.”

The PDP candidate’s written response was made available to Vanguard, by his Media Office, in Abuja, late on Monday. 

Atiku said, “If given the opportunity to lead the country, I will act differently and change the economic direction of Nigeria for the better. I will undertake far-reaching fiscal restructuring to improve liquidity and the management of our fiscal resources.

“Among others,  I will undertake an immediate review of…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper