Nigeria foreign reserve has overtaken that of South Africa. The Special Assistance to the President on other media Bashir Ahmad has grouse angry reactions from some Nigerians. Bashir Ahmad explained that in one and half year Nigeria’s reserve hits $47.37 billion (N17 trillion), beats South Africa which has $43.15 billion.
The tweet did not go well with some Nigerians who commented on the tweet. A user said how will that affect the price of garri in Nigeria.
Recently, Nigeria recovered from economic recession with less than $21 billion in foreign reserves, now we have massively built up the reserves, in one and half year Nigeria’s reserve hits $47.37 billion (N17 trillion), beats South Africa which has $43.15 billion.
— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) May 10, 2018
Nigeria foreign reserve has overtaken that of South Africa
Some Nigerians have reacted to the tweet. Below are some of the reactions
What is use of saving all these money? When there are no jobs, hunger every where, unpaid salary, poor security etc.
— VIVIAN NWANA (GLMP) (@swtvioce) May 10, 2018
OK and South Africa got 24/7 electric power supply, plz try beating that too …thankz
— Odudu Johnson (@Ody_johnson) May 10, 2018
Some of the reasons why those yam eaters are desperate to come back. The foreign reserve is really enticing them.
— UmaR (@Gomnatii) May 10, 2018
SA have first world infrastructure, manufacturing and financial institutions that compete globally. Keep in mind they also have 24 hours power. Let oil prices drop and let’s see where we rank.
— Tomiwa Jafojo (@theJafmeister) May 10, 2018
Me trying to see the impact on average Nigerians. pic.twitter.com/yOiojcHIUQ
— #TechnicalStopover (@SendBuhariHome) May 10, 2018
Have you delivered on your campaign promises?? pic.twitter.com/trC3FuB4pD
— Bemituale (@AlphaCapitalist) May 11, 2018