President Buhari has said that many of the appointees in his administration have been appointed mainly by merit and the appointees proven track records.
Buhari who was speaking at a state dinner organized in his honour by the government of Ebonyi State on Tuesday, President Buhari emphasized that he always considered what was best for Nigeria in his decisions.
According to the Nigeria President ‘‘some of the people holding high positions in the government, like my ministers, will tell you that I didn’t know them from Adam.
‘i just came across their names from the records and i worked with the records. I thank god that i have a very good team,’’
However, President Buhari in a statement commended governor David Umahi for his development strides in the state, saying ‘‘the absolute commitment of the governor to his position is very remarkable.
He, President Buhari; while expressing gratitude to god and the people of Ebonyi State for recognising his modest contributions to the country, described Nigeria as a great country with incredible resources and highly talented people.