The presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, will appear tomorrow in Lagos at the Nigerian Guild of Editors’ Forum to present day his insurance plans for the country.
A announcement with the aid of NGE’s President, Mr. Mustapha Isah, and General-Secretary, Mr. Iyobosa Uwugiaren, yesterday, noted the discussion board used to be as soon as supposed for editors to interrogate the presidential candidate on the insurance options he would be supplying to Nigerians as the u . s . a . geared up for the 2023 everyday election. The announcement read,
“One of the quintessential troubles that featured prominently in the path of our Editors’ Training Workshops and Town Hall Meetings, held at some stage in the six geo- political zones early this year, with the theme: ‘Media and the Task of Consolidating Nigeria’s Democracy,’ used to be as soon as as soon as the choose for Editors to certainly interrogate the democratic landscape.
“This entails the political actors: the electoral body, the candidates for elections, the safety agencies, the political observers and the electorate, in the past of the 2023 typical election. The entire idea is for the media to put all the political actors and exceptional stakeholders on their toes and furnish the voters with beneficial information to enable them make knowledgeable alternatives before, for the length of and after the 2023 standard elections.”
It printed that letters had been despatched to many political actors to be part of the engagement. It said, “We select to invite all contributors of the NGE to take part in the first edition of the Editors’ Forum on the 2023 everyday elections, which holds on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at Colonnades Hotel, 21 Alfred Rewane Road, Ikoyi, Lagos via way of 6 pm. “The visitor speaker for that day is the presidential candidate of the PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
He is predicted to entertain questions from editors on his policies, programmes, as properly as the manifesto of his party. “The Guild believes that the dialogue board affords candidates an chance to have interplay media leaders on small print of their plans and programmes if elected into into office. Please, be conscious that the fit is at the occasion of the NGE and actually funded with the aid of capacity of using us. We, therefore, enjoin our individuals to completely take part in the suit and be punctual.”