APC begins forum on policy direction tomorrow
TO prepare for its imminent take-over of government on May 29th, the All Progressives Congress would unveil the policy direction of President-Elect Muhammadu Buhari’s administration at a two-day policy dialogue in Abuja tomorrow and Thursday.
The Policy dialogue themed: “Implementing Change: From Vision to Reality” is being organised by the Policy, Research and Strategy Directorate of the APC Presidential Campaign Council.
Briefing journalists in Abuja yesterday, the Deputy Head of the Directorate and former Minister of Youth and Sports, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, said the President-Elect Muhammadu Buhari would declare open the dialogue, whose chairman is Vice President-elect, Professor Yemi Osibajo (SAN).
Former British Prime Minister, Mr. Tony Blair will be the keynote speaker where experts drawn from different fields and members of the public would deliver inputs to the roadmap for the actualisation of the policies of the incoming administration.
Abdullahi identified the core areas of focus of the two-day dialogue to include the economy, governance, job creation and security, in line with the APC manifestoes for change.
He added listed other topics for discussion to include: “Improving the National Economy for Shared Prosperity; “Repositioning Agriculture for Job Creation and Economic Prosperity”;