The presidential applicant of the Peoples Democratic Power (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has guaranteed to connect with Nigerian young people in his legislature if chosen in the 2019 race.
Atiku guaranteed to allow Forty percent of the position in his administration to young people & select a minister who is not more than 30 years.
This promise was made at a Town Hall gathering with young people in Lagos Yesterday, December 17, Premium Times broadcast.
“I have pledged that 40 percent of my government will be youth. Let me assure you that it’s a promise and I won’t break it. My minister of youth is going to be less than 30 years.”
“President Buhari has confessed that the economy is in bad shape under his watch and it is clear that the President is short of ideas about how to fix the broken economy. There is no single economist in his administration and that is why we are in this mess.”
“I know how to fix a broken economy. I know how to create jobs and I also know how to empower the youth. That’s the reason I’m here today – to give hope to you the youth that together we can get Nigeria working again.”