Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero has said the present economic situation in the country is inflicting untold hardship on Nigerians.
He regretted that people are facing untold hardship because of the high cost of commodities.
The emir insisting that the government should do everything possible to control inflation.
Bayero who raised the concern while receiving president Muhammad Buhari who was on homage to the palace, said Nigerians are suffering.
He called on President Muhammadu Buhari to intensify more efforts in tackling the issues of insecurity and the economy.
The Royal Father appealed to Nigerians to support and pray for the success of President Buhari’s administration.
He also expressed delight over the way the Federal Government is executing people-oriented projects, particularly in Kano state.
While assuring president Muhammad Buhari of the emirate continue prayers for his administration, the royal father applauded the president for finding Kano worthy of citing Federal government critical infrastructure.
Speaking earlier, President Buhari who spoke in Hausa stated that, “I am delighted over how Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje is developing Kano state. I am also happy about his continuity policy. I have seen a number of projects of previous administrations which he has completed.
“I urge other state Governors to emulate the continuity policy of Governor Ganduje. I am very happy for the warm reception I received in Kano.”