Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has promised the people of Kano an industrial revolution if elected as the next President. this is coming after Governor Wike had declared his intention to run alongside the candidates of other political parties if given the Peoples’ Democratic Party’s ticket for the coming presidential election in 2023.
This was made known on Monday at the party’s secretariat in Kano, Wike told the delegates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to support and vote for him in the next party’s presidential primaries to actualize his vision for the people.
In his words, “Kano is ripe for an industrial revolution that will provide jobs to thousands of youth and further upgrade the economic status of the state in Nigeria”, he said.
He also promised to tackle insecurity which he described as the bane of development in the North.
He maintained his criticism against the anti-corruption fight of the Federal Government.
The Governor also spit venom over the Federal Government over the mercy granted to the former Governors of Taraba and Plateau states saying it was an embarrassment to the fight against corruption as its the mantra of the Buhari led administration.