Buhari’s Government Has Created 12 Million New Jobs – Presidency
Buhari’s Government Has Created 12 Million New Jobs – Presidency. The Presidency has disclosed that the Muhammadu Buhari led administration has created 12 million jobs since it was elected into government
The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu,
made this known when asked Bureau Statistic (NBS) data indicating millions of jobs have been lost,
when he appeared on today’s Sunrise daily programme.
Disputing the figures released by the NBS, he said the Director General of NBS,
Dr. Yemi Kale, had admitted to the Federal Government that they had only focused on white collar jobs loses.
“The NBS chief while addressing the Federal cabinet and made admission himself that they had concentrated their analysis over time,
on white collar jobs and that they haven’t taken into cognisance of jobs creation in the area of agriculture ” he said.
“The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria made an open claim that they have created 12 million new jobs and nobody has come out to dispute that.
“When he finished addressing the Federal cabinet last week,
the DG was told to go out and address the public about what he just told them.