At different intervals during the inauguration ceremony of APC youth executives across the different ethnic groups in Nigeria, stakeholders which include Joe Igbokwe, Patako Sharo, Architect Kabiru Abdullahi, Engr. Emiede established different reasons before the participants to justify their stance for supporting Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as Nigeria’s next president.
Below are some of the remarks:
Engineer Joe Igbokwe an APC Chieftain and also the Special Adviser to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Drainages and Water resources said;
“I task you all leaders across the ethnic groups go and work and deliver 40million out of 80million expected total votes, give us at least 30illion votes.
“Asiwaju is the next President Nigeria, we have done our calculation and due diligence very well. It is not a contest with any other person, it is going to be based on antecedent and what you have done.
“He made me publicity Secretary of the party for 15 years, took me to agencies and made me remain in the cabinet, subjected to many trainings and better of.
“You cannot afford to go for a World cup competition if your team is not good, having a mediocre as governor for 4years,such will muscle capital to take another term and we would have lost eight years.
developmentalist who has a model to run Nigeria, test run with Lagos. Past and present situation attest to it, the solution to Nigeria’s problems and development has been found and that is Asiwaju.
“The youth wing importance cannot be over emphasized. The youth are the pillar of our campaign. They are armed with their PVC”
For Engineer Emiede a South South Leader in Lagos the forum reaffirms the resolve to go with Asiwaju all the way to victory.
“Tell council chairmen to carry our people along, we are over 6million across the localities, if our votes go to Asiwaju you know what it means.
“Ethnic youths in Lagos can never die. We will never one day go back from Asiwaju structure. We are still with him since AD. Don’t go back.”
The youth leader of APC Lagos State, Dr Seriki while carrying out the exercise of the oath of allegiance for the excos, stressed the importance of team spirit insurmounting challenges. He said the ethnic composition of the APC youth executives in Lagos is exactly what Tinubu stands for because he is not tribalistic. He enjoins participants to emulate this legacy for smooth relationship prior to the general election in Nigeria.
Some of the ethnic state excos inaugurated are: Mazi Leo Obasi-President, Vice President Comrade Ibrahim Musa Bebeji,Tony Nworibo -Secretary,Usman Mohammed -Treasurer, Oputa Emmanuel-Legal, Hamzat Favour Hamzat Organizing secretary and others.