Nigeria’s Development ’ll Depend On Jonathan’s Exit In 2015 — Aregbesola
Osun Stat governor, Rauf Aregbesola, on Thursday, declared that the only way Nigeria can explore its socio-economic potentials as a tool to engender steady development is for the electorate to vote against the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan next year.
Though, Jonathan had not formally declared his intention to seek another term in office, Aregbesola contended that it was imperative for all eligible voters to reject, through the ballot attempt by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to sustain its hold on the presidency during next year’s general elections.
To stem this trend, Aregbesola charged all Nigerians to vote against the PDP-led Jonathan government at the federal level, come February, 2015 presidential election, just as he expressed optimism that such was capable of providing needed alternative to move the country to a greater height.
While lamenting that poverty, insecurity, growing unemployment rate and epileptic power problem were retarding the economic growth of the country, the governor pointed out the constitutional power to liberate the nations rests on the citizenry through election of capable leaders, with pedigree to bring about positive change.