The Federal Government says Nigeria was almost a pariah state under the former administration. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Muhammad who stated this after Federal Executive Council meeting says corruption, insecurity and other vices made the Country unattractive to foreign investors. The Minister claims that the continued foreign trips of President Muhammadu Buhari is to woo foreign investors.
Afraid of being caught in the Web of late coming, ministers turned out for the FEC meeting early. The arrival President Buhari at 10 am set the meeting in motion. After four and hours behind the curtains deliberations, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed and his Environment Counterparts, Amina Muhammed came out to brief State House Correspondents.
Lai Muhammad says the pariah nature of the country inherited from former president Jonathan triggered the continued foreign trips of President Buhari. Nigerians have been complaining about the called incessant foreign trips of President Buhari, but According Lai Mohammed, the trip is to woo investors to the country.