The Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP) in the forthcoming general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has vowed to redirect the country towards infrastructural development, job creation and ensure robust economy.
Atiku also assured that the moribund Ajaokuta Steel which was stop in 1983 during the military regime of President Muhammad Buhari will be revived if given the mandate to govern the country.
The Presidential candidate of PDP who stated this in Lokoja, Lokoja state capital during a presidential campaign rally of the party, said that all the hardship inflicted on the people by the APC led government in Nigeria will be resolved through sincere restructuring
According to him, the alarming unemployment, non payment of salaries and worsening infrastructural decay in Kogi state and Nigeria at large will be a thing of the past.
“I have been an active player in the Nigeria economy. I have created multiple employment opportunities for hundreds of Nigerians in my private capacity. Revival of this bleeding economy and true federalism through restructuring would be my cardinal objectives” he promised.
While describing Senator Dino Melaye as one of the most vibrant lawmakers in the country, the Presidential candidate demanded his immediate and unconditional release from incarceration.
In his remark, the Senate President and Director General Atiku/Obi Presidential Campaign, Dr Bukola Saraki urged the people of Kogi state to put an end to APC autocratic system of government by voting massively for all the candidates of the People’s Democratic Party in the forthcoming general elections.
Also speaking at the rally the former governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, stated that the hunger in the last four years should be enough reason to vehemently reject APC government at all levels, adding the good old days when there was surplus of food, prompt payment of salary, security of lives and property will be restored.
The Director General, Atiku/Obi campaign Council, Kogi state, Chief Clarence Olafemi, said all the projects in the state today were initiated and executed by PDP led government, just as he promised that the Confluence Stadium , Kogi Hotels and other abandoned projects will be rehabilitate.