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Arewa Youth Associations Call On FCT Minister, Wike To Join APC


A coalition of Youth Associations have called on the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Barrister Nyesom WIKE to decamp from his party People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressives Congress (APC) following his outstanding performance within one year in office.

The call was made at a joint press conference organized by APC National Awareness for Youth Vanguard FCT (NAFYV) and Northern Youth Movement for Positive Change (NYMPC) held in Asokoro, Abuja on Thursday.

Addressing journalists at the event, the National President of the NYMPC, Comrade Isiyaka H. Babanagode said, the basis of their desire to have Mr. Wike in APC is because of his progressive ideologies which are the core values of their party.

Comrade Babanagode noted that, it was the progressive nature of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu that made him to appoint someone from an opposition party to serve as a Minister.

Adding that, the outstanding performance of Nyesom Wike as Minister of the Federal Capital Territory is a clear proof that,”Wike is indeed is a progressive person’’; therefore he deserved to join the progressive party for the development of Nigeria.

The NYMPC President enumerated some of the projects executed by Mr. Wike as construction of over 100 Roads in the entire FCT, Rehabilitation of the Abuja light rail project, and Rehabilitation of schools across the city.


Others improvement of critical infrastructures such as the construction of Vice President’s official residence in FCT, renovation of Federal Secretariat (First Phase), and completion of Wuye Interchange and Outer Southern Expressway (OSEX).


He said, there is a tremendous improved security in the Federal city as a result of the provision of vehicles and other gadgets to the security organisation in the area.

In addition, Babanagode said, Mr. Wike has taken decisive steps in combating corruption in the FCT administration. Noting that, his anti- corruption drive is aimed at fostering transparency and accountability in the city.


As such, the coalition of the associations unanimously appealed to Barrister Nyeson Wike to for the interest FCT and Nigeria in general to kindly not turn down their request as a progressive to join the APC with a renewed hope for a prosperous country.


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