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General News of Tuesday, 17 January 2023


2023: Peter Obi to meet religious leaders, Emirs in Kaduna

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Labour Party Presidential Candidate, Peter Obi, will interact with religious leaders in Southern Kaduna as well as visit emirs palaces.

The Labour Party Presidential Candidate would also hold rally at Ahmadu Bello Stadium and also meet students of various institutions and party loyalists to canvass supports for his party.

Yunusa Tanko, spokesman of the Presidential Council, disclosed this at a news briefing in the state.

He also said Obi would visit the Emir of Zazzau, Ambassador Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli, and Emir of Jema’a in Kafancan town in Southern part of the state.

Tanko also said during the rally Mr Peter Obi would read out his seven points agenda to the residents which include Production-centered growth for food security and export.

The agenda include Securing and Uniting Nigeria, Effective legal and institutional reforms (rule of law, corruption and government effectiveness), leap frogging Nigeria from oil to the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).

Others are Expanding physical infrastructure through market-driven reforms (unleashing growth-enabling entrepreneurship and market-creating innovations).

Human capital development that empowers competitiveness and Robust foreign policy that restores Nigeria’s strategic relevance.

Similarly, the National Secretary of the party, Umar Ibrahim, described Obi as the only presidential candidate with the political will to revive the Nigerian economy if elected.