2023: Boroffice vows to tackle insecurity, provide electricity, if elected President
The Deputy Senate Majority Leader, Prof. Robert Ajayi Boroffice, yesterday, formally declared his intention to contest the 2023 presidential election. He vowed to tackle insecurity and electricity, if elected.
Boroffice is the Senator representing Ondo North Senatorial District, on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Speaking in Abuja during the declaration, he rolled out a four-point agenda, which included fighting insecurity; economic development; education; human resources development and anti-corruption.
Boroffice also said that if elected president, his administration would establish the Ministry of Homeland Security.
He said: “To combat the scourge of insurgency, I will sponsor specialised training for counter-insurgency units in security agencies to hunt and destroy terrorists in the country.
“Kidnapping will be tackled by the special unit by tracking, hunting and destroying rings. I will build on the foundational work regarding the National Identification Number (NIN) registration. This is quite vital.
“I will sustain Nigeria’s investment in the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) and closely work with neighbouring countries such as Benin, Cameroun, Chad and Niger to combat terrorism and protect the territorial integrity of Nigeria…”
The Chairman of the occasion, Alhaji Umaru Danni, who is also the Director-General of the Buhari Support Group,
“Boroface is a man that understands the people, if elected president of Nigeria, everybody will continue to be proud of him.”