The Nigerian professionals for Atiku, a support group for Atiku Abubakar, on Monday said Nigeria having gone through the valley of shadow of death and disillusionment these past seven years from the hands of APC leaders who have failed beyond description, there is every need to come out en-masse and collectively secure our nation from national collapse and extinction.
The national coordinator of the group Dr. Folus Ejele in a press statement in Benin disclosed that with the ten credibilities of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the PDP, he stands out tall among all the presidential aspirants.
According to Dr Ejele,the ten reasons are:
1. Atiku Abubakar is the most detribalized Nigerian amongst all the aspirants and he will ensure the unity of Nigeria. Having a trace of every region in Nigeria via marriage, he will be able to coordinate every region of Nigeria without favouritism and nepotism.
2. Atiku Abubakar being a seasoned educationist with investment in Education . He owns and manages one of the best private higher institutions in Nigeria. This will enhance him to revive Nigeria’s educational system from its present state of decadence and bring back her lost glory. Having invested so much in the educational sector through the years, Atiku has what it takes to revamp the educational system and create an enabling environment where mentally sound individuals can be produced.
3. Atiku Abubakar being an economist and a staunch business man who has lots of thriving businesses in Nigeria, Africa and around the world, will bring his economic prowess and sound business principles and strategies to bear to upturn the economic woes currently ravaging our nation.
4. Atiku Abubakar being an influential businessman who has a vast network of business partners and friends around the world, will drive investors into the Nigerian economy which will provide opportunities for all.
5. Atiku Abubakar will provide an enabling environment for businesses to thrive which will create opportunities for individuals with sound business ideas and concepts to grow and expand.
6. Atiku Abubakar being a former vice president of Nigeria will tackle the insecurity problems of Nigeria head-on and put an end to incessant killings that has engulfed our Nation.
7. Atiku Abubakar being a certified leadership expert will devolve more powers and resources to the federation units and ensure there is enough resources for the even development of all areas of government.
8. Atiku Abubakar being a human resource expert who understands the value of putting the right persons with the necessary skills and expertise in the right position will ensure that competent individuals are placed in the right fields during appointments for efficiency and effectiveness.
9. Atiku Abubakar having previously cordinated Nigeria’s economy in the past will operate a liberal economy that allows small businesses to grow through lower taxes for small businesses and low-income earners.
10. Atiku Abubakar has a detailed plan on how to rescue Nigeria from the hands of corrupt leaders who have mortgaged the future of her young and the ones yet unborn.
Dr Ejele stated that Atiku Abubakar should be given a chance to rescue Nigeria, give new vision to the young, restore hope to the old and salvage our nation from total collapse.