Presidential candidate of the APC, Buhari Declares: I Will Run A Market-Based Economy; No More Room For Corruption

February 17, 2015 8:30 am

The presidential candidate of , Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has assured
that, if elected as the President on March 28, 2015, his government will
run a market-based economy with a clear and unambiguous regulatory
framework and effective enforcement mechanism to checkmate corruption.

A statement signed by APC Presidential Campaign Organisation’s director
of media and publicity, , quoted Buhari as saying that the
APC-led government “will insist on and cut out wastages and run a lean
and efficient administration in order to have funds available for
capital and development projects that will assure prosperity for all

He also quoted Buhari to have said that ahead of his town hall meeting
scheduled for Nike Lake Resort in Enugu today, his presidency will
deepen a viable free market economy in and that businesses will
enjoy marked differences in the environment for undertaking their
various activities.
The statement added that both local and foreign investors including
young entrepreneurs under the APC government will enjoy equal incentives
and friendly business and investment climate.

“It is envisaged that this will help them to participate and engage in
productive economic and entrepreneurial activities geared towards the
resuscitation and revamping of the nation’s economy and its capacity to
generate millions of direct and indirect job opportunities for our
teeming citizens,” Shehu said.

He added that APC’s national economic policy will support and insist on
diligent implementation of annual budgets to guarantee accountability
and transparency in public resources management.

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