Buhari begs for more support from Nigerians in Diaspora

President Muhammadu Buhari, has commended the contributions of Nigerians in Diaspora to the social-economic development of the country.’

Buhari said this at the maiden Virtual National Diaspora Day celebration held via Webinar with the theme for the event was “Leverage the Diaspora Resources for National Development.”

He said that over the past three years, Nigerians in diaspora had brought in over $25 billion as home remittances to the Nigerians economy annually through official and non-formal channels.

The president added that in his interactions with Nigerians in the Diaspora at the town hall meetings, he had been impressed with their support and contributions to the socio-economic development of Nigeria.

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