He stated that those around the president had refused to tell him the truth and advise on the reality on ground.
Mairiga who described President Buhari as a "total failure" said "from the look of things President Buhari has betrayed the confidence of the Nigerian masses who voted for him massively into power."
Mairiga who lamented the increasing cost of commodities said most Nigerian families go to bed hungry even as others have fled their homes.
He stated that those around the president (including his ministers) had refused to tell him the truth and advise on the reality on ground.
He advised the president to stop deceiving Nigerians that the nation had no money even as the federal and state governments continue to enjoy boost in their monthly allocations.
Mairiga urged the federal government to urgently open all the closed borders with other countries to allow food into the country.
He expressed concerns that if urgent steps were not taken to address the present situation in the country, Nigerians would soon begin to die of hunger on the streets.