The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for the February 16 election, former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar pronounced the All Progressive-led government dead over failure not to fulfill their 2015 promises.
Wazirin Adamawa who made the declaration while addressing large supporters at the PDP Rally in Kogi state on Monday, also promised to revive all the dead companies and other infrastructural facilities in the state.
Atiku said, “as Vice President in 2003, I pledged to return Kogi State to PDP. The governor who took over who changed it to PDP state is Gov Idris Ibrahim. Where we are here today is one of the legacies of PDP govt. Ajaokuta is the legacy of the PDP. The power stations, Geregu 1 and 2 are the legacies of PDP.
“I’m here to pledge to you that if you vote for PDP and you return me as President, all those projects that have been abandoned by this government, I will complete them for you, he said.
On the unemployment problem bedeviling the country, the PDP candidates said ” the unemployment rate which is very prominent in Kogi State and the whole country, you know our number one programme of the next PDP government is the creation of job. I want to commit to you before you, that we will create as many jobs as possible to reduce the unemployment in our country.
He also noted that, “The inland Ports which this government has abandoned, we started it in PDP, when you vote for PDP, we will come back and complete it for you. Kogi State is endowed with so many natural resources, look we want to convert those natural resources into tangible resources and the resources that can contribute to the improvement of your lives and that can bring