Nigerian businessman and philanthropist, Tony Elumelu, on Tuesday, visited President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
Speaking with State House journalists after meeting with the president on Tuesday, Elumelu lauded Tinubu for his policy initiatives since taking office.
He expressed optimism that Nigerians will reap the benefits of the reforms in due course, adding that the private sector is encouraged” by the reforms of President Tinubu.
He said: “The private sector is encouraged with the bold decisions President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has taken and we hope that in the fullness of time, Nigerians will benefit from it because it is all about the Nigerian people.
“It is all about the youths. It is all about making sure that women are involved and empowered.
“It is all about making sure our youths get jobs and I think Mr. President has this at the back of his mind and I believe, as a private sector person, that the actions and the decisions the president is taking now will help our people in the long run.”
Elumelu urged Nigerians to be more patient with the president and the ongoing process.
“A bit of patience, you know Rome was not built in a day,” he said.
See the photos from the meeting below.
Reactions As Elumelu Shares Rare Photo With Triplets Enroute London
Meanwhile, Elumelu has caused a stir after sharing photos of himself and his triplets on a private aircraft heading to London, capital of the United Kingdom.
His triplets, all girls, are seen in the photos paying attention to their father’s laptop monitor.
“Enroute London with my Triplets,” the Transcorp chairman captioned the photos posted on Instagram.
The purpose of the trip was not immediately clear, however, male followers of the billionaire stormed the comment section of the post to sell themselves.