He said that Buhari did not say that all Nigerian youths are lazy, but rather a lot of them.
Nigeria is home to more than 180 million people, with 63 percent of the population living below the poverty line, according to the International Monetary Fund in a March 2018 report.
Olayinka who finds the President's comment embarrassing, took to Facebook to narrate how he had struggled to become what he is today and Buhari should stop insulting him if he could not appreciate his struggle.
Another presidential hopeful Adamu Garba said Buhari was being "humorous with our national pride".
He wrote: "The President should simply withdraw the statement on the youths and apologize; and tell them what he will do for them in addition to what he had done for them". It can only exist in the imagination of those who play what the President has described as "irresponsible politics" with everything.
Buhari, who said last week he will run for a second term in elections next February, made the comments in London where he is attending a Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting.
Adesina attributed the outrage that trailed the President's comment to those he described as "manipulators and twisters" of Buhari's statements.
"Indeed, every country has its share of idle population, and it is the bounden duty of government at all levels, to create an enabling environment for them to actualise their potential".
"We have a president in Nigeria that people can look at and trust that "If I invest in Nigeria, my investment will not be stolen", he said. He said they only want free things.
It has been gathered that the President, Muhammadu Buhari has received support from some Nigerians resident in the United Kingdom.
"Imagine living and surviving in a country that has no plan for you and constantly tries to make life hard, yet we survive and try to break through".
Popular rapper Vector also reacted to The President Buhari's speech in his own unique and amusing way.
"From that statement, it is obvious that the President is unaware that those who contribute up to eighty percent of Nigeria's Gross Domestic Product GDP through Small and Medium Scale Enterprises, SMEs, are youths".
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