President Muhammadu Buhari has announced that his administration will give priority to the building and development of resilient and viable cities comparable with other developed cities across the globe. According to a statement released by the president’s media assistant Garba Shehu, Buhari made this revelation while visiting the Chinese economic hub of Shangai yesterday.
At separate meetings with the Mayor Shanghai Mr Yang Xiong, and the Director of Shanghai Free Trade Zone, Liu Fangzhou, President Buhari said the federal government would give full support to Free Trade and Export Processing Zones in the country to spur rapid economic development. The president, who visited the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, said Nigeria was prepared to learn how to make its cities more viable by studying from those that have achieved development. Read more:Naij