An Igbo political group, One-on-One Nigeria, says it’s going to work for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari within the 2019 normal elections.
The group, which introduced this at a press convention in Awka on Tuesday, mentioned numerous optimistic strides had been recorded underneath the Buhari-led administration.
Chief Chido Obidiegwu, Nationwide Coordinator of the group, famous that there had been large improve of bodily infrastructure throughout the nation, particularly within the South-East, underneath the current administration.
Obidiegwu expressed optimism that a second time period for the president was the shortest means to the actualisation of Igbo presidency which he mentioned, had eluded the area for a very long time.
“We’re decided to attaining Igbo Presidency by returning the president for a second time period as a result of we’re satisfied that 4 years of this current administration are higher than eight years of another particular person’s.
“In his knowledge and magnanimity, President Buhari has begun to handle the Igbo’s most urgent wants which bordered primarily on infrastructure growth.
“There’s critical work occurring, on the lengthy deserted second Niger Bridge, the lengthy deserted Enugu Port Harcourt expressway, the Zik’s Mausoleum and the Ariaria Aba Impartial Energy Venture, amongst others.
“These, amongst different initiatives that the Igbos yearned for, for over 16 years now and might solely be realised underneath President Muhammadu Buhari,” he mentioned.
The coordinator recommended the president for his achievements within the combat in opposition to terrorism, corruption, and different anti-social vices within the nation.
“On the nationwide sphere, it might not be gainsaying to posit that the warfare in opposition to insurgency, militancy and insecurity has been moderately contained.
“Corruption, profligacy and unbridled brigandage amongst public workplace holders have lowered drastically and restoration of stolen public funds is happening with big success.
“The bar has additionally been raised in accountability and transparency in authorities and leakages are additionally been successfully blocked by the one treasury account.
“Agricultural revolution particularly in rice manufacturing has assured meals safety in our nation; federal pensioners’ backlog of emolument have been cleared by the President.
“As well as, a number of social intervention platforms have been enunciated to the touch the lives of peculiar residents of Nigeria and supply employment for the youth resembling N-power and Faculty Feeding Programme.
“Month-to-month Stipend for Indigent Individuals, Paris Membership Refund, Bailout for State Governments, Anchor Debtors Fund, Financial institution of Agriculture and Business Loans to MSME, Dealer Moni, amongst others.
“There are additionally large enhancements of roads, rail and water transportation greater than ever earlier than, the development of 365 street initiatives throughout the 36 States of the nation.”
The group, due to this fact, promised to marketing campaign vigorously for the president throughout the zone and your complete nation to make sure his victory in 2019.
“The President is doing his greatest for the area to understand its dream of clinching the presidency. As such, we’re resolute and unequivocal in our help for his re-election.
“To realize this, we’re already on the right track within the execution of a number of vistas of motion within the 1694 political wards within the area, 95 Native Authorities Areas, and 15 Senatorial Districts throughout the 5 states.
“We’ve paid a courtesy name on the President the place we intimated him with our plans and from his physique language it’s now left for us, to satisfy our personal a part of the cut price.
“Within the mild of the foregoing, we humbly and effusively invite our brothers and sisters in Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu State, Imo, Delta and our individuals in diaspora to affix us on this noble trigger,’’ the nationwide coordinator mentioned.