Obiageli Ezekwesili

FROM POVERTY CENTRAL TO PROSPERITY: HOW OBIAGELI EZEKWESILI PRESIDENCY WILL LIFT 80+ million Nigerians out of poverty

The #NewNigeria Of OurDreams which we will build from 2019 will be measured on five planks of progress.
As your president, I shall daily focus my gaze on these five specific and measurable outcome indicators of development:

1. Rising standard of living driven by productivity, competence, the creation of jobs which we shall measure by real GDP per capita accompanied by the GNI coefficients to ensure lowest inequality levels. It is a pity that Singapore which got its independence five years after Nigeria now has a real GDP per capita of $57,722, while Nigeria’s GDP per capita as at 2017 was $1,951. The key plank shall be the lifting of 80 million Nigerians out of poverty through raising productivity and competitiveness of the economy.

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Atiku Abubakar

LET'S GET NIGERIA WORKING AGAIN

The  last  three  and a half years have been the most daunting for us as a people.  Almost  all  indices  on  socio economic  and  political  development have plummeted throwing over 70% of Nigerians into unprecedented poverty, the  like  never  seen  before  since  our corporate existence as a nation. Indeed, the  last  three  and  a  half  years  have especially witnessed a deterioration of all  aspects  of  basic  human  capital development as reflected in the growing rates  of  poverty,  unemployment, economic  instability,  increasing  debt burden and increased insecurity. It has therefore  become  evident  that  those entrusted with the task of improving the lives of Nigerians are clearly not up to the task. And it is a serious task indeed!
Now that elections are upon us, Nigerians will once again have the opportunity to assess the quality of those they wish to place in charge of governance in order to bring about the desired change to the dwindling fortunes of the country which has so much promise but has not been able to fully harness the potentials  of  the  nation  to  deliver  the  benefits  of  democracy  to  most Nigerians.

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Omoyele Sowore

MOVING NIGERIA FORWARD: A MANIFESTO FOR GROWTH AND PROSPERITY

Nigeria is blessed with creative, intelligent and enterprising people, as well as abundant natural resources. However, in almost six decades of independence, successive governments have failed to create an enabling environment that can unleash the creative and entrepreneurial energy of the Nigerian people. Nepotism, corruption, lack of vision and poor leadership have continually robbed our nation and its peoples of reaching their full potential.

Take It Back movement will unleash productivity and growth in Nigeria through a strategic focus on three (3) main pillars and 10 economic sectors. The three main pillars that unify the broad and ambitious plans that we are proposing to implement are:

  1. Enhancing National Security,
  2. Promoting sustainable growth, and
  3. Enabling self sufficiency in key areas of the economy such as Agriculture and petroleum products.

Although Nigeria faces extensive challenges, we have focused on those specific areas which we believe are key to realizing our goal of prosperity, growth and sustainable development. Our strategic focus will be on Security, Power, Infrastructure, Corruption, Economy & Jobs, Restructuring, Healthcare, Education, Agriculture and Tourism (SPICER HEAT).

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