SenAte president, Dr. abubakar Bukola Saraki, has stated that the time for identifying the cause of the economic recession and those responsible was over and that all political leaders should start working together to find a solution. according to a statement issued by his media office yesterday in Abuja, Saraki, who spoke at an interactive press briefing with media correspondents in Kwara State, after observing the Eid-el-Kabir prayers in Ilorin on Monday said the Senate on resumption will respond to the economic crisis with a number of measures which include getting managers of the economy to give account to the people, making tough recommendations to the President on needed changes, formulating necessary legislative framework for economic recovery and wide consultations across the private sector. He called for a broader and bolder economic plan with input from both legislative and executive arms of government, the private sector, professional groups. all the groups, he said, must work together to put in place interventions that will create more jobs, strengthen the Naira, bring more investment into the country, and diversify the economy. S a r a k i , who served as a Special assistant to the President on Budget Matters during the Obasanjo administration and Chairman of governors Forum said the economy will be the focus of the Senate when it resumes plenary and throughout its remaining session. Saraki said: “We are going to have an exhaustive and

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