I’ll appoint aides from all geo-political zones, says Omo-Agege
Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege has said he will appoint aides from all parts of the nation, in furtherance of the All Progressives Congress’ unity agenda and the determination to involve youth in governance.
Addressing eminent citizens and members of the Youth Progressive Initiative in the North who organized a reception in his honour in Abuja, Omo-Agege emphasized the capacity of Nigerian youth to consolidate the vision for a united and great nation. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Deputy President of the Senate, Ezrel Tabiowo, the decision by northern youth group with membership drawn from all the 19 northern states to honour Omo-Agege was an expression of solidarity with his patriotic and nationalist stance to issues that concern the progress of Nigeria.
Speaking on the need for unity in Nigeria, Omo-Agege urged all Nigerian youths to shun all form of regional, religious and ethnic sentiments, as accommodating same may split the country along sectional lines. Prominent citizens at the event include former Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, Bamanga Tukur, Godswill Akpabio and Gbemisola Saraki.
Earlier, Tukur, who also is a grand patron of the Africa Business Round-table, emphasized the need for wealth creation by the present administration.