Since the Buy Made-in-Nigeria campaign broke, senators have put themselves in the fore-front of the campaign which is now trending with the hashtag #BuyNaijaToGrowTheNaira on twitter.
While Senate President, Bukola Saraki has used every opportunity at public functions to campaign for Made-in-Nigeria goods, Innosun Motors taking the lead.
Senator Ben Murray Bruce in his own capacity is pushing the campaign. On Facebook yesterday, he asked Nigerians to patronise a skillful footwear maker in Nigeria –
Posting photos, he wrote:
I admire Babatunde. If he can start up and succeed in his business despite his challenges, why can’t you? I just called and ordered 10 pairs of slippers from him. I urge all my followers who can afford it to patronize him. His slippers cost just ₦3000. His contact detail is 07035694304. #BuyNaijaToGrowTheNaira!