This has so far caused an uproar on Social media, with many youths trending the hashtag #LazyNigerianYouths, as they show off their handiwork.
Here are some reactions below;
Another user on Twitter wrote; “I am a 2nd class upper graduate of Chemistry Science from the University of Lagos. I am now a shoemaker cos I couldn’t get a job, I am not lazy, I am not lazy I am not lazy”. #LazyNigerianYouths.
Another Twitter user wrote: “I am Nigerian. I paint homes and offices for a living. @MBUHARI I am not lazy, we are not lazy!:”
@newscantell wrote: “You’d finish school with good grade in Nigeria but you don’t get to see jobs with good pay. You’d start up a business but the economy is too hard for you to succeed. You’d start making money but SARS will take you as a criminal. Nigerian youth are not lazy”.