By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
Oyo State Coordinator for Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki campaign (ABSCO) ,Alhaji Isiaka Kehinde on Saturday asked Nigerian youths to fully support Senator Saraki’s Presidential ambition in the 2019 general elections.
Alhaji Kehinde who made the call speaking during a media interface at the Oyo state PDP office, Molete, Ibadan declared that it is now time for Nigeria to have an energetic youth like Senator Saraki as the President.
The Oyo state ABSCO Coordinator maintained that Senator Saraki has marshalled out impressive developmental plans aimed at improving the lot of the youths that constituted more than seventy percent of the country ‘s population
According to the Oyo state ABSCO Coordinator, the time has come for
the teeming youths of Oyo state to key into the aspiration of Senator Bukola’s dream of handing over leadership of the country to the youth in a record time.
” Senator Saraki’s foremost agenda is to promote a merit based society driven by youthful energy and intellect. He is primed to shape the future of the youth by giving them access to abundant skills, hitherto lacking, to run modern economy and open up space for turning their talents into opportunity “.he said.
The ABSCO Coordinator while stressing that ” Senator Saraki’s first constituency is the youth, it is not by a mere happenstance, but consequence of his good mind towards the youth that he chose to make his declaration to run for president in the midst of the youth”, however, lauded the Senate President for showing a far more humane disposition towards the realization of a nation that will be cartwheeled by the productive effort of the youth into the foremost position among the comity of nations .
“Senator Saraki bemoans the present situation where the potentials of the youth remain largely unharnessed. His vision is to leapfrog the youth to the position where they will be head hunted and treated with deserving dignity all over the world”.
Alhaji Kehinde then urged the youths in Oyo state and Nigeria in general to avail themselves the opportunity provided by the entrance of Senator Saraki’s into presidential race to improve the welfare of all Nigerians with special emphasis on the youth, .
“Senator Bukola Saraki is not unaware of the daunting task ahead in his abiding commitment to turn around the present challenges millitating against the youth’s progress in Nigeria as he has prepared a master plan to address the challenges and determined to usher in a future full of hope to the youths who are the future of the nation. Saraki is by all means the most youth -friendly of all the aspirants paraded under the umbrella of the PDP”.
Speaking further, the ABSCO coordinator called on the youth of Oyo state to file out in their large numbers to welcome to the pacesetter state on Tuesday, Senator Abubakar Bukola saraki in his continuation of his natiowide campaign tour.
New Nigerian learnt that Senator Saraki who is billed to arrive Ibadan on Tuesday is expected to be received by the state chairman and other members of the State executive committee at the PDP state office, Molete.