American Government Backs Buhari's Administration, Says He's Doing Well According To Expectations

Published 2 years ago by: Giwa bayo
at 01:04 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)

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The US on Tuesday said that the agenda being pursued by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration were in line with its expectations. Nathan Holt, the deputy director, office of West African affairs, bureau of African affairs at the US department of state, made the remarks on Tuesday from Washington DC via a teleconference on ‘Nigeria, a critical U.S. partner’.
 Holt said: “In 2015, Nigeria had a very important election. It elected Muhammadu Buhari as president.” “This represented the first time in Nigerian history that there was a peaceful, democratic transfer of power from one party to an opposition party. “It was a milestone not only for Nigeria, but really for Africa as a whole.
“President Buhari’s electoral platform was that he wanted to fight insecurity, particularly the depredations of Boko Haram and other forces in the northeast. “He wanted to grow the Nigerian economy, create jobs for its growing population, and he wanted to fight corruption. Well, the nice thing about that agenda is that it meshes very well with our own.
“That is – those are areas of focus that very much are consistent with US interests in Nigeria. We too want to partner with Nigeria and its neighbours to fight terrorism. “We too support private-sector-led economic growth. And we are very much in favour of President Buhari’s campaign against corruption,”
the US envoy on African Affairs, said.
 Holt also spoke on his country’s decision to cut foreign aid, assistance, and payments to UN programmes but pledged continued robust US assistance to Nigeria and other countries in West Africa.
 According to him, the US remains the leading humanitarian donor in the humanitarian, bilateral development assistance and the president’s emergency plan for AIDS relief (PEPFAR).
“We are very pleased that we are the lead humanitarian donor in the Lake Chad Basin region.  We’ve got a vigorous bilateral development assistance programme that’s dominated by health assistance, including the PEPFAR programme. “The PEPFAR programme has really helped turn back the tide of HIV/AIDS not just in Nigeria but across the African continent,” he said.

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sindaco1 at 01:37 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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When these people begin to praise you, You are already dead.
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christianity at 01:54 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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Doing well my foot,killing the local currency and not being able to feed his shepherds. Tycchheeewwww
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lexy44 at 02:00 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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when american praise u, then know u are nothing to write about
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dynasty4all at 02:37 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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WHAT DO U EXPECT THEM TO SAY?
THEY ARE THE ONE THAT DID THIS TO US.
AFTER TRUMP, LET THEM VOTE BUHARI TO RULE AMERICA,
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dynasty4all at 02:45 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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BUHARI WILL BE THE NEXT PRESIDENT OF USA, PERIOD!
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Larry28 at 02:48 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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Make una dey decive una self
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Jeonleon at 03:14 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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He wanted to this.... he wanted to that... Which one has he achieved? Well, Mr. Holt, it's your opinion, not mine. Because I live in Nigeria, you don't!
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morgan1 at 04:30 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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Make Americans mind dem business ooo,,,,no come cause problem add d one wey dey down again,,,,
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HUMANresurce at 06:04 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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i dey laf ... American must have gotting something from Buhari that's why they are praising him
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Zaki68 at 07:28 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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SUDDENLY IGBO PEOPLE IN THIS FORUM DONT LIKE TRUMP AND AMERICA AGAIN, YOU GUY WERE JUBILATING AFTER TRUMP VICTORY SAYING HE WAS GOING TO BOMB BUHARI AND LIBERATE BIAFRA! SOME OF GUYS WERE EVEN KILLED IN NIGERIA BECAUSE OF TRUMP VICTORY CELEBRATION,YOU GUYS SHOULD GO AND GOOGLE AND SEE THE MEANING OF PEOPLE WITHOUT IDENTITY YOU GUYS WILL SEE WHY MOST OTHER BLACK RACE ALWAYS MOCK YOU GUYS. THE WELL MEANING IGBOS DONT HAVE TIME FOR THIS RUBBISH YOU GUYS ARE EXHIBITING DAILY.
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schmit at 07:35 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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Wetin Americans don dey gain again 4rm us?
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benosky4 at 10:18 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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Mtcheww

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dynasty4all at 10:37 PM, 10/05/2017 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: Zaki68 on 07:28 PM, 10/05/2017
SUDDENLY IGBO PEOPLE IN THIS FORUM DONT LIKE TRUMP AND AMERICA AGAIN, YOU GUY WERE JUBILATING AFTER TRUMP VICTORY SAYING HE WAS GOING TO BOMB BUHARI AND LIBERATE BIAFRA! SOME OF GUYS WERE EVEN KILLED IN NIGERIA BECAUSE OF TRUMP VICTORY CELEBRATION,YOU GUYS SHOULD GO AND GOOGLE AND SEE THE MEANING OF PEOPLE WITHOUT IDENTITY YOU GUYS WILL SEE WHY MOST OTHER BLACK RACE ALWAYS MOCK YOU GUYS. THE WELL MEANING IGBOS DONT HAVE TIME FOR THIS RUBBISH YOU GUYS ARE EXHIBITING DAILY.
CLOSE YOUR BUCA CAVITY
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