President Muhammadu Buhari has indicated intention to reactivate the ever-stalled Ajaokuta Steel Company to reboost the steel dreams. The president who made this know at the Confluence stadium Lokoja during the All Progressive Congress ( APC ) Presidential campaign on Wednesday, also said it was because of Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited ( ASCL ) that his administration first brought the railway, adding that his administration would equally employ people before Ajaokuta becomes operational.
He also said for the past 16 years Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) was in power, Nigeria was producing 2.1billion barrels of crude oil and PDP did not do anything with the fund realized from the proceed.
He warned Nigerian not to make mistake voting for PDP candidates in the forthcoming elections adding that they should compare what we have now to what was on ground when APC come on board.
“I am warning you don’t make mistake to vote for any PDP candidates . We are doing the railways, we are going to bring power, compare what we have now to what was on ground when we came in.
We are going to get Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited ( ASCL ) working . We first brought the railway, we will employ people before we start working ”
Earlier, in his remarks Governor Yahaya Bello stated that the 2019 election is a journey between Buhari and the lies PDP has been telling, while promising President Buhari that by God’s grace the people of Kogi are going to bring out their votes and it will create a history that has never been recorded in the entire Kogi State.
Bello also emphasized that the mammoth crowd he saw in the stadium are just foot soldiers, adding that Kogi believes in APC.
He hinted that PDP is crying because the money they were spending have finished and APC are not going to allow them come back to power again.
Bello also advised APC faithfuls to stay put in their respective polling units after casting their vote and make sure they deliver
“Don’t be intimidated , if they try us we shall show them . In kogi state it is all about APC no other party do exists.”
Also in their separate contributions, Comrade Adams Oshemole , the national chairman and Amaechi Rotomi castigated Atiku , Saraki and other PDP heavyweights saying they are crying and accusing everybody because otherwise PDP downfall.