President Bola Ahmed Tinubu will use his national broadcast later tonight Monday, July 31, 2023, to rally the Nigerian citizenry on the resolve of his administration to resolve the problems of the country and deliver on his promises to set the nation aright.
Quest Times sources say while the speech of the President has already been pre-recorded before the 7 pm time when it would be broadcast, specific details are still being kept secret.
But those informed in the preparation of the talking points for the speech said the President will address the suffering of Nigerians occasioned in particular by the removal of the fuel subsidy and the attendant hike in prices especially of food.
The speech is also expected to offer confidence and specifics on how the Tinubu Administration intends to bring succor to Nigerians.
Sources said the President decided to do the broadcast to enable him to speak directly to Nigerians on the current situation of things ahead of the planned protest of the Labour fixed for Wednesday, August 2.
Below is a statement on the broadcast from the Presidency issued earlier today.
STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu will make a broadcast to the nation on Monday, July 31, 2023, at 7 pm.
Television, radio stations, and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook up to the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority and Radio Nigeria for the broadcast.