Nigerians react to Buhari’s nomination of Godwin Emefiele for second term
Nigerians on social media have reacted to the nomination of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, for a second term.
ND Reporters reports that President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday nominated Emefiele for a second term.
It was gathered Thursday morning that the President sent a letter nominating the CBN governor for another term to the Senate President in line with the CBN Act.
The financial expert has been Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria since June 3, 2014.
Confirming the report to ND Reporters, Saraki’s new media aide, Olu Onemola said, ”Senate President just read the letter.”
Below are some comments gathered by @nd_reporters from Twitter:
@hammedworld, “He has actually done well to deserve it.”
@jayhima04, “#NextLevel on steady course.”
@EgbeleOamen, “May God grant him more wisdom @cenbank.”
@IkoDaniel5, “Unpredictable president more of this unexpected is definitely going to happen in this next level.”
@bello_Tbabtz, “If he bring someone from the North, the noise will be monumental, to say this man isn’t doing bad and can work together with him, another rants. Don’t forget this guy is GEJ’s appointee After he sacked Sanusi. Let’s just move forward. #StateOfTheNation.”
@PrinceIdrisAdes, “Let us work on how to build a better tomorrow. Recharge, rejuvenate, rekindle, renew, revitalize, revive, reactivate & enforce another system of government. If not now, then when? #Nigeria.”
@AtikulatedObed1, “Cabal nominate Emefiele 4 second term.”
@BOkwesa, “Interesting. Hoping not all appointees will be returned. Some are spent.”
@jayhima04, “@OfficialPDPNig these is a threat to Democratic principles of Nigeria..How dare @MBuhari carry out such a coup against The @cenbank of Nigeria by reappointing @godwinemefiel …@adeyanjudeji are you seeing these?
@GOAT55468271, “There were eagerly waiting to use terms such as ethnic bigot and nepotism but haven’t been given the chance.”
@rapheal_olayode, “Democracy under danger ooo ,,buhari ,,stop this nepotism act.”