By Gbenga Akingbule
Rivers State Governor and Presidential Aspirant under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Nyesom Wike has on Monday assured that he will address the problem insecurity and fight hunger through job creation if elected the next President of Nigeria come 2023 presidential election.
Wike said he is offering himself as the right solution that will stall killings of innocent Nigerias by terrorists, bandits and other criminals across the country.
This was disclosed in Maiduguri the Borno State capital during a meeting with PDP stakeholders where Governor Wike appealed to delegates to give him their support so as to emerge the party’s presidential flag bearer ahed of next Month presidential primaries.
According to the Governor, there is the urgent need to rescue the country from total collapse and urged the PDP delegates give the party’s ticket with a view to ensuring the defeat of the the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) at the polls next year February.
” I appeal to you to vote for me to emerge PDP Presidential Candidate and you will not regret it . You need a PDP committed person to fly the flag of the PDP and bring back the economic fortunes of Nigeria .
” You need somebody who has the courage to fight insecurity in Nigeria and I want to tell you that I’m the right person with such courage ” noting that ” Nigerians are tired of the many excuses and failures of the ruling APC ”
Wike maintained that he is confident of obtaining the PDP Presidential ticket and also win the presidential election base on the massive support her has been receiving from across the country, pledging that his administration will bring succour to Nigerians.
He said the ruling APC has so far failed the nation especiall in the the area of security of live and properties , stating that insecurity has ” spread to all parts of the country and Nigerians are no longer safe .
” One of the major problem in this country is the Insecurity of lives and properties, there are terrorists everywhere and Nigerians are not safe . The APC has not done well in providing security to Nigerians
” Our people can no longer access their farms lands due to insecurity and there hunger across the country. If elected President, I will tackle insecurity and eliminate huger “, Wike said .