Presidential candidate of the Grassroots Growth Party of Nigeria (GDP), Davidson Isibor Akhimien, says he’ll rework the Boko Haram enclave, Sambisa Forest right into a farm settlement, if elected president in 2019.
Akhimien, who declared that his may also banish starvation from Nigeria, mentioned the Forest within the northeast will additional be changed into a world class dairy farm and coaching centre for the youth within the area.
He said these on the weekend whereas addressing his supporters throughout the flag off of his southwest marketing campaign, held in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State.
The previous navy intelligence officer, who said additional that a double prong strategy could be adopted to sort out the problem of insecurity presently sweeping throughout the nation, charged Nigerians to take the appropriate stand and select the appropriate candidate subsequent 12 months.
He added that his authorities would embark on financial and social revival of the nation and make sufficient provision of employment for the rising inhabitants of Nigerian youths, who in keeping with him, have turn out to be prepared instruments within the fingers of the enemies of the nation.
“I’m a Nigerian, who feels what you are feeling. We are going to rework Sambisa Forest to a really enormous agricultural hub; a world class dairy farm, coaching the north jap youths, massively participating them meaningfully.
“I’ll lead an enormous marketing campaign on meals sufficiency as Nigerians could be inspired to enter mechanized farming. If Sweden and different Scandinavian international locations regardless of climatic challenges, can feed their folks, why can’t we obtain identical in Nigeria? To make sure steady energy for enormous industrialization, energy era can be decentralised with the chief goal of attaining nothing lower than 25,000 megawatt for the nation.
“To sort out insecurity, our navy and different safety businesses can be nicely geared up and inspired with significant welfare and social packages, whereas fashionable navy hardware can be procured to sort out insurgency and different safety challenges threatening our existence as a nation,” Akhimien said.
He additionally charged the citizens to make use of their Everlasting Voters Playing cards (PVCs) to sack the current political elites who’ve allegedly subjected Nigerians to financial and political hardship.