President Muhammadu Buhari. (Image courtesy: Presidency)

A former presidential aide Reno Omokri has said President Muhammadu Buhari is insulting the intelligence of “long suffering” Nigerian, Concise News reports.

This online news medium understands that Buhari had on Thursday said his government has lifted over five million Nigerians out of poverty in the last three years.

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He noted that the Federal Government had an in-depth understanding of the rapidly changing demographics and the emerging world of work.

“We note at this point that the issue of youth unemployment has assumed a global significant, and on the front burner of development discourse,” he said.

“The government of Nigeria understands the need to focus attention on youth empowerment by creating the enabling environment for job opportunities and capacity building.

“The present administration from the onset, made the investment in our people, one of the key goals of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan, which is the national development blueprint from the period of 2017 to 2020.”

However, Omokri has berated the Nigerian leader for insulting the masses, describing the comment as laughable.

“And General Muhammadu Buhari will just keep on insulting our intelligence and provoking long suffering Nigerians with his childish lies that even his homosexual Daura cows would not believe!” he wrote on Twitter.