Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has given insight what his administration would do to revive the nation’s battered economy if elected by Nigerians in next year’s presidential election, promising to pursue a knowledge-based economy.
He said that creating and powering a knowledge based economy would among other things will “meet the overarching needs of the present and plans for the future”.
Asíwájú Tinubu spoke at the weekend when he received the party’s National Chairman, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, and the APC National Working Committee at Tinubu/Shettima Campaign office in Abuja.
Asiwaju Tinubu said he is particularly excited by the commitment of President Mohammadu Buhari to support the party and it’s candidate, commending that as a mark of his loyalty to the party
According to a press statement by his Media Office in Abuja, responding to President Buhari’s resolve not to support any other candidates except those being sponsored by APC, Asíwájú Tinubu said the president deserves commendation for being a true leader and loyal party man.
“I like the statement of Mr. President few days ago. Firm, concise, straight to the point and bold as a leader of our party. We should commend the President for that statement. For his commitment and loyalty to the party. And for being a true party leader.”
When elected in 2023 Tinubu said his team will institute a 21st century financial reform among other innovative measures to grow the economy.
“Among other things if and when we are elected, we will work towards developing Nigeria as a knowledge-based economy that meets the overarching needs of the present and plans for the future.
“We will institute 21st century financial reforms, embark on 21st century infrastructural development and 21st century elimination of crimes that will be technology-driven.”
The APC National Chairman commended Asíwájú Tinubu for the efforts made and structures erected thus far towards ensuring an effective campaign.
Senator Adamu said: “You’re already writing the word success with these laudable efforts. Those who know you expect no less. And it is our hope and prayer that God Almighty crown our efforts with victory in February 2023.”