Presidential candidates reveal plans for economy, security

The presidential candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, and Labour Party (LP) Peter Obi have disclosed their plans to tackle the economy and insecurity of the country.

They were guests at a plenary of the ongoing 62nd Nigerian Bar Association Annual General Conference (NBA-AGC) in Lagos.

The candidates, in their speeches, sounded confident they would solve the problems if given the chance in 2023.

They also sold their plans on how to revamp the economy.

APC vice presidential candidate and former Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima, who represented Tinubu, said the former Lagos State governor will deploy his “mastery of financial management capabilities” in revamping the economy.

Atiku said the unity of the country is important in the quest to solve the challenges.

While Obi restated that the “only way” to stabilize the naira is for the Nigerian economy to “move from consumption to production.”

The conference theme is Bold Transitions, while the session theme was: Democratic transitions in 21st Century Nigeria: 2023 and beyond.

The flag bearers of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Adewole Adebayo, and All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Peter Umeadi (former Chief Judge of Anambra State) also answered questions on their plans.



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