A leading Chairmanship aspirants for the All Progressives Congress (APC), Saliu Mustapha, has promised that his focus would be on women and youth empowerment.
He made the pledge recently while submitting his nomination forms at the party’s Secretariat on Friday in Abuja
Mustapha who is also called Turaki Kwara stressed the need to entrench discipline in the party, saying it will enable offices function effectively without any interference.
According to him “Saliu Mustapha’s aspiration in this contest is to serve. This is not about title, but it is coming to add value, serving the party, and moving the party forward. To meet up with the millennium and global challenges of advanced politics. That is why for us in this team, we want to come and do progressive and smart politics and proactive politics. We want to add value in many areas.
“First we want to ensure as leaders of this party we carry everyone along, we want to also make sure we guarantee level playing ground. We guarantee internal democracy because once you fail to have that in your party that is the beginning of problems for you. We want to ensure every APC card carrying member that we will create a level playing ground.
“Secondly, we will promote some deliberate policies if given the leadership of the party that will ensure that leaders who have paid their dues are well rewarded.
“Three, we will also ensure that we adhere to our party manifestoe. We started but later deviated, we want to make sure as a party we deliver on our promises in the manifestoes.”