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2019 Presidency: APC Chieftain canvases support for President Buhari

The National Youth coordinator of President Mohammadu Buhari’s Campaign Organisation, ‘tagged Next Level’ Hon Tony Nwoye, has called on the Anambra youths to vote for the reelection of President Mohammadu Buhari in the forth coming presidential election scheduled for February 16, 2019 by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, for their future sake.

Nwoye who spoke with journalists shortly after meeting with about 1,250 youths in his campaign office Awka, the Anambra State Capital, admonished them to shun sentiments on matters that border on their future, such as the election,emphasizing the importance of scrutinizing the antecedents of those that offer themselves for service which he pointed at Buhari as the right candidate for the February 16.

Dr. Nwoye, who is currently representing Anambra East/West Federal Constituency at the National Assembly urged the youths to thank President Buhari for appointing him as the National Youth coordinator of his reelection campaign team despite the fact that the People Democratic Party PDP, Vice Presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi hails from Anambra state.

On why the youth should vote for Buhari, the former NANS President said the president’s policies were majorly youth-friendly. According to him, apart from fighting corruption that has reduce drastically, the fight against insurgency and armed bandits in the north east, he has also ensure equal ministerial appointment across the six geopolitical zones of the country. I want you to think right and cast your vote for President Buhari.He has introduced policies and programmes that have direct bearing on the lives of out youths. That is why he is called a youth friendly president Nwoye said.

He also emphasized many programmes, such as Trader moni, School feeding programme transparent recruitment exercise and N-Power programme which the Federal Government under President Buhari has embarked on to empower the unemployed youths.

He reminded them that they are the agents of change in all sphere of the societies, but not changing from modernity to antiquity as some advocate, but by sustaining the change that Buhari has initiated within a space of three and half years.

On his part, the Anambra state coordinator, Good Governance Ambassadors of Nigeria GOGAN, Chief Jonhbosco Onunkwo, commended the youth for their large turnout in the meeting, saying that it showed they had a stake in the campaign project. He called on them to vote for Buhari as the President and all the APC candidates in the state, because they all share the same vision propelled by the desire for the progress and development of the south east in particular and the country at large.

Also speaking, the former APC Deputy candidate in the last Anambra governorship election, Hon. Dozie Ikedife jnr.who thanked Hon. Tony Nwoye and other dignitaries for always identifying with the youth, assured of strong grassroot movement and mobilization for the party in Anambra.

Other party members that grace the meeting, include; South east APC youth leader, Hon. Olisa Onyeka, Anambra APC youth leader, Hon. Muomaife, House of Representative Candidate for Ekwusigo, Nnewi North and South Federal Constituency, Chief J.K Onyeka and other House of Assembly candidates.

Source: Voice of Nigeria