Nigeria move 24 places up in World Bank Doing business rankings

President Mohammadu Buhari on Tuesday night congratulated all Nigerians for the great landmark achieved in the recent World Bank Doing Business rankings released, where Nigeria moved 24 places up in the Apex Bank ratings.

Buhari wrote on Twitter that it is in the best interest of this present administration to make it easy for the people of Nigeria and foreigners alike to invest in the country.

He wrote;

"The news that Nigeria moved 24 places up in the World Bank Doing Business rankings released today is most welcome. I'm very pleased by it.

"I congratulate all Nigerians on this landmark achievement, which symbolizes the success of our Ease of Doing Business Reforms. I also congratulate all Stakeholders: the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), the National Assembly, & State Govts.

"Our goal is to make it easy for people - Nigerians and foreigners alike - to invest and do business in Nigeria. I'm pleased by this progress. We want our people to be able to register their businesses speedily; access land & credit & obtain licenses without bureaucratic bottlenecks.

"We also want foreign business visitors to obtain their visas on arrival; & pass through our airports & do their businesses with ease & speed. I particularly commend PEBEC, chaired by Vice President @ProfOsinbajo, for this job well done in improving Nigeria's business environment.

"I look forward to even greater achievements that will make a difference in the lives of all Nigerians. We will not let you down", he concluded.