President Mohammadu Buhari has promised to leave a better Nigeria for the future generations.
Buhari said this at the presidential villa in celebration of Children’s Day.
The President, in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, described children as precious blessings.
“President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, celebrated the Children’s Day with a solemn promise to bequeath a better country for the present and future generations,” the statement reads.
“As part of the activities to commemorate Children’s Day, observed on May 27, the President hosted a group of Nigerian children at the State House.
“The short ceremony witnessed the cutting of a ‘national cake’, a guided tour of the President’s office, meeting rooms, banquet hall and the zoo at the Presidential Villa.
“Describing children as precious blessings who should be nurtured to carry the burden of the society in the future, President Buhari, after spending a memorable time with his august visitors, bid them farewell, saying: ‘Bye-bye, see you next year.’”