Senior statesman and Ijaw pioneer, Chief Edwin Clark, has expressed that President Muhammadu Buhari has done nothing for the general population of the Niger Delta.
Clark, who was a visitor on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, said the South-south geopolitical zone has been minimized for a really long time.
He stated, “President Muhammadu Buhari has done nothing for the Niger Delta. Or maybe, they are taking everything from us. No arrangements, no improvements.
“We in the Niger Delta produce the assets that feed this nation, however we are not members. We are dismissed, dehumanized, underestimated.
“Rather than pushing ahead, we are going in reverse.”
He demanded that rebuilding is the main answer for Nigeria’s survival and improvement, consequently the underwriting of an applicant that puts stock in the philosophy.
Boss Clark said the around 17 presidential hopefuls were addressed before the choice was taken, he said they were altogether interrogated concerning their situation on the issue of rebuilding and Atiku Abubakar’s interpretation of the issue got the job done.
He unveiled that even President Muhammadu Buhari had been addressed on a similar issue however says he (Buhari) does not have faith in rebuilding.
“Buhari said he doesn’t put stock in rebuilding,” Clark said.
Laborers in Kwara State have pronounced their help for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in front of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly decisions.
The specialists declared their choice to vote in favor of every one of PDP’s applicants at a gathering with government delegates driven by the state representative, Alh Abdulfatah Ahmed.
The gathering was held at the Labor House in Ilorin on Monday.
The PDP gubernatorial competitor in the state, Hon. Razak Atunwa, was additionally present at the gathering.
Senator Ahmed had in his introductory statements declared plans to execute the N30,000 the lowest pay permitted by law for specialists in the state.
He additionally said that he has affirmed the arrival of assets for installment of one month pay unfulfilled obligations to every nearby government, SUBEB and neighborhood government beneficiaries.
The composed work in the state later recorded the laborers’ choice to completely bolster all the PDP’s competitors in this month and March general races.
The sorted out work’s letter peruses to some degree: “In perspective of the MoU, the Nigeria Labor Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC), Joint Negotiations Council (JNC) and every single subsidiary association resolve to completely bolster Kwara state government and all hopefuls of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 general decisions.”
The MOU was marked by Yekini Agunbiade, (NLC), Nasir Olumo (TUC), Salihu Sulyman (JNC), Toyin Salihu (NUT), Yusuf Salihu (NULGE) and Seidu Oladimeji, National Union of Pensioners (NUP).