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You looted, you wasted our money, Tinubu tells PDP

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress and former governor of Lagos State speaking at the 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium on Thursday said that Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) looted the nation.

From left: Governor Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos state, his Wife,Bolanle, President Muhammadu Buhari; The celebrant, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu his Wife, Senator Tinubu; Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo his Wife, Mrs. Osinbajo; and Senate Leader, Senator Ahmed Lawan; during the events to mark the 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium that commemorates the 66th Birthday celebration of Asiwaju Tinubu at the Eko Hotel and Towers, Victoria Island, Lagos. Photo by Abayomi Adeshida and Bunmi Azeez

He said: You looted, you wasted our money. We will keep talking about it’’ and explained that the former ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) wasted the nation’s resources when production was at maximum.

He explained that there is a difference between PDP’s administration and that of APC.

Thanking Nigerians for their patience with the administration, Tinubu said: “I am happy that President Buhari has saved the ship from wreckage.’’

“We are re-directing Nigeria. We have a nation to rescue and thank God we have a good leader to emulate.’’

He advised the private sector to introduce credit system into the economy to discourage corruption.

Tinubu assured the people that Buhari was working toward prosperity and banishing poverty.

He said that there is no nation without its challenges.

He said that the challenges would be surmounted because Nigeria is “focused against corruption, terrorism and is committed to economic revival.’’

The government’s investment on people could be seen as a matter of reality. “I can see what the government is doing with the little it has. They are diversifying in practical terms to get our country out of corruption and poverty’’.

Apparently referring to the opposition, he said: “They say we should not talk about the past. If we do not talk about it what else can we talk about?’’


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