Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday called on Nigerians to be
patient and keep faith with the Federal Government to enable it
bring about the desired permanent change in the country.
Osinbajo, who spoke to State House correspondents on his first day in
office at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, challenged Nigerians to be ready
for what government would do for the general good of the society.
According to him, change is not an easy task but pledged that as leaders
they will set examples for all citizens to follow to achieve the desired
“Change is not going to be an easy process. So, there will be a great deal
of patience that is required and a lot of understanding of what we need to
do. And we are going to try to bring about permanent change, it also
means that people are also going to change, that the people will also
“But, I understand clearly that it is the leadership that must set the
example and we are prepared to do that and we will do that.’’
President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Osinbajo were
initially operating from Defence House in Wuse II, Abuja, since their
inauguration due to renovation works at the Presidential Villa.