Ahead of the Presidential Screening of aspirants which comes up this weekend, top contender for the People’s Democratic Party presidential flag bearer, Dr Nwachukwu Anakwenze has met with members of the National Working Commitee of the party to unveil his manifesto.
During the meeting, Dr Anakwenze told the NWC that he would not only lead the PDP to victory come 2023 if giving the opportunity but that he would turn the country around by ensuring that there is 24 hours of power supply round the country and that he aim to achieve that feat using wind, gas, coal and hydro electric sources all of these are in abundance in all the regions of the country .
” We shall ensure that the whole country enjoys uninterrupted power supply 24 hours a day and all year round as we have in America and other parts of the world
“We intend to achieve this fest by tapping power from all regions in the area of strength, gas, coal in the south and dam and wind in the north, he added
Giving further insight to how the economy of the country would be revamped under his leadership, the Physician, businessman cum politician, said he would ensue that indigenous companies like Dangote and Innoson are empowered with enabling laws, incentives and grants in order for them to be come more productive, enabling them to be mass employers of labour and for them to be in competition with their foreign counterparts and generate the much needed foreign revenue for the country
The PDP Presidential contender added that,
” God blessed Nigeria with so much resources unlike Europe, Japan and America yet the countries in these continents continues to build ships, manufacture automobiles and sell them to Nigeria ..
“Sirs, we intend to change this ugly trend by making sure that our industry starts manufacturing cars, ships, planes and foods for exports as well with our young people as drivers.
“To achieve this,We will empower indigenous companies to set Nigeria into a productive economy like in the sixties, he said
He also said he will create enabling business policies that allows private sectors to thrive so that unemployment will End permanently
“Our young people are the most intelligent. I will empower them with free education, skill acquisition and entrepreneurship training so that they will land us to the moon and mass. They have the potential to do this only that they are not been encouraged and enabled”
The National Chairman of the PDP Senator Iyorchia Ayu in his response congratulated Dr Anakwenze describing his passion as exemplary. He also added that “although Dr Anakwenze left Nigeria, Nigeria has never left him
Senator Ayu Futher commended the diaspora aspirant and Nigerians in Diaspora generally urging them to continue to market the country and to ensue that country becomes great through their oversight
Dr Ayu asked him to continue in his nationwide campaign as only the delegates have the power to elect one of them as the party’s flag bearer promising they all being qualified shall be part of the leadership of a new country when the PDP takes over the government in 2023 God willing.