Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammad Sanusi II, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to seek the advice of top economic experts in and out of government to find a solution to the economic crisis in the country.
Sanusi spoke on Wednesday during the traditional Sallah Durbar (Hawan Nasarawa) at the Government House, Kano.
The former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, said now was the time to involve all forward-thinking individuals to seek way out of the recession that had hit the country and seriously affecting Nigerians.
Sanusi, however, urged wealthy Nigerians to support the less-privileged in the society in order to alleviate their sufferings.
He added that Nigerians, “irrespective of religious beliefs and political inclinations, should continue to pray for economic growth and development of the country”.
Sanusi also urged the people of Kano to remain law-abiding and be their brother’s keeper irrespective of religion or ethnic background.
Sanusi appealed to the state government to help the people to acquire skills that would make them self-reliant.