The 2023 elections draw closer and the race is starting to really heat up. Nigerians are getting ready to choose their preferred candidate. A number of candidates have stated their ambitions to run for the presidential seat of the country and everyone’s eyes seem to be fixed on the presidential race in particular. Anyim Pius Anyim – an elder statesman, a former Senate President and former Secretary to the Federation of the Government has thrown his hat in the ring.
However, Nigerians may be wondering what is set to be different this time. What benefit can be attached to voting this man at such a crucial time? Well, here are 5 major benefits Nigerians stand to gain by voting for Anyim Pius Anyim.
Good Governance: Nigeria experienced some of the smoothest running government when Anyim Pius was in the corridors of power. First, as the Senate President while Olusegun Obasanjo was the president, and then as the senate president, he was instrumental in passing most of the policies that have continued to benefit Nigerians today. A few years later, former President Goodluck Jonathan appointed him as the Secretary to the Government of the Federation. He just might be in the best position to deliver a functioning government for every single Nigerian.
Economic Stability: A lot of Nigerians have lamented the deplorable state of the economy. From inflation and the devaluation of the economy to unemployment, the economic implications of a faulty government have been laid bare. During his interview with Arise News, Anyim Pius Anyim noted that he would use a unique approach to drive Nigeria forward in the 4th industrial revolution. He mentioned innovation, technology, and science as the key factors. As a proven man of his words, Anyim has consistently shown that he can deliver on his promises.
National Unity: Nigeria has been divided across ethnic lines in the last few years. Anyim has consistently stated that this particular situation has given him a lot to worry about. But Nigerians want to know if he has the capacity to deliver a united Nigeria. Looking at his pedigree from his days as a youth corp member even up to his role in stabilizing and leading a senate with one voice, it is no doubt that he understands the peculiar problem of every region and may just have the right solution.
Rule of Law: It’s no longer news that the rule of law has broken down across the nation. From police brutality to members of the DSS unconstitutionally holding people hostage, we are in an era where anyone who has power could abuse the rule of law and go free. But Anyim has not only promised to defend the constitutional authority, he has shown it during his tenure as the Senate president. He knows that a lot of Nigerians will be looking forward to restoring the rule of law during the next government so that peace and harmony can be returned to the society.
A Proven Effective Leader: Anyim Pius Anyim is a proven and effective leader who is not afraid to lay down personal gains for the good of the people. He has consistently proven that he does not condone a rubber stamp for his decisions and has never welcomed the idea of a rubber stamp. As a leader, he believes in listening to the voice of the people and using it to decide policies that will affect everyone.
Nigeria’s future will rest on the outcome of the 2023 election and it’s important for Nigerians to choose a reputable leader that will lead the nation to the next stage and deserved phase of development. A visionary leader like Anyim is what the country needs and the political class are already rallying behind him.
“I have the blueprint that automates several revenue generation channels and will flatten Nigeria’s debt curve.” – Anyim Pius Anyim.
In a recent interview with Arise TV, Anyim Pius Anyim reaffirmed that he has the blueprint that will help automate revenue generation channels to help Nigeria out of its depressing debt situation.
With the current debt stock of the country at about 40 trillion, a shocking inflation rate of 15% and a close to 40% unemployment rate, the hope of Nigerians dwindles at the possibility of finally eradicating the nations continuous cancerous borrowing.
This has become a concern for many. As the incoming presidential elections of 2023 dawns on the populace, the urge to get it right this time grows stronger amongst the Nigerian people. A credible and worthy candidate to steer Nigeria into economic stability is what people are eager for.
Fully aware of the work at hand, the presidential aspirant, Anyim Pius Anyim has maintained that these problems may seem overwhelming at the moment but he has the solution to fix them. As a proactive leader, a lot is already in the works to bring solution to Nigeria’s flailing economy.
While he is set to win the People’s democratic party’s mandate to run for president, Anyim Pius Anyim believes in fixing the Nigerian economy and has made it clear that this agenda ranks high on his to-do list if elected as president.
He emphasized on the importance of making sure Nigeria is built with focus on the contemporary world direction, where manufacturing, talent/innovation, science and technology are the main enablers to drive a diversified economy that generates income for itself.
Anyim Pius Anyim seems to be the man to implement the winning strategy that tactically elevates talent through innovative ideas. This strategy will create jobs, and support budding youth start-ups. This will in turn, lift the solo burden of job creation from the shoulders of the government.
The former senate president spoke highly of the Nigerian youths’ industrious capabilities and mentioned that part of his plans is to create an enabling environment to aid growing talents.
Anyim Pius Anyim has proven during his time in the senate and as a secretary of government to the federation that he has the skillset required to solve one of Nigeria’s biggest challenges; A disturbing debt profile.
One thing is sure, Anyim Pius Anyim is ready to try a novel approach in his attempt to shift the economic direction from where Nigeria is today. His strategy includes a focus on younger talents and innovation.
As the elections edge closer, it’s important for countrymen and women to weigh the candidates and what they wish to offer, so that the decision for the right candidate can be easier to make.