As the first term tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari comes to an end on May 29, he has revealed that he his not happy with his relationship with the leadership of national assembly.
He disclosed this on Tuesday while breaking his fast with Senate President Bukola Saraki, Ike Ekweremadu, Yakubu Dogara, Ahmad Lawan and Femi Gbajabiamila among others.
“Relations between the executive and the legislature not the best in the 8th National Assembly”
“I sincerely hope each one of us will do his utmost to ensure there is a better working relationship between these two arms of government in the 9th assembly so that we can serve the people better.”
“Our citizens are faced with challenges of poverty. Your principal task is to cooperate with the executive so that together we can fashion policies that will lift our people out of poverty and out of illiteracy.”
“I appeal to the Distinguished Senators and Honourable Members to subordinate all personal interests and ambitions to the imperative of working for the common good of our people.”