The former Vice President and PDP presidential candidate in the just concluded presidential elections has tasked Nigerians to brace up with regards to the drop is crude oil.
Atiku Abubakar said the nation must rise above the continuous dependence on Crude oil and explore other avenues which will help sustain the economy of the nation.
There has been a massive drop in the price of crude oil and this has really affected the economy of the nation. Read his full speech here.
He said that the this is the right time for Nigeria to build a strategic crude oil reserve, with massive storage capacity that can hold at least a month’s worth of our OPEC production capacity.
Of course, he has made valuable points but the problem remains whether those points will be implemented. Read his full speech here.
Atiku Abubakar joins the league of other prominent Nigerians who have shown their concern over the drastic drop in crude oil prices.