Ahead of the 2023 general elections, a new political movement has emerged and is insisting that Nigerians must get it right.
We2gedaNG, which is a civil society organisation says it is turning into a political movement because Nigeria deserve better leadership, responsive and committed individuals that would foster remarkable interactive leadership.
“We2geda is ready to lead the way on this noble journey of rescuing Nigeria. And we are inviting all Nigerians irrespective of age and gender to join hands with us for a better, prosperous Nigeria,” a statement by the convener, Ibrahim Hussain Abdulkarim, said adding that they are starting with a programme in Niger State, organised by the Niger State chapter.
We2gedaNG, said the three-day symposium on good governance, exemplary leadership and youths inclusion in Minna, with the theme: “Retrieving The Right, ” is aimed at changing the course of bad leadership and championing leadership paradigm shift in Nigeria.
“The programme is part of multiple iterations featuring symposium on the need for the public to understand the motives behind we2geda, its visions, missions and some of its interventions on the polity,” Abdulkarim said.
Abdulkarim added: “The 3-day engagements is scheduled to hold at the Conference Hall of Abdulsalami Abubakar Youth Centre, Minna, on Sunday December 5 and Monday December 6 respectively.
“It shall feature inter-tertiary debates and essay writings, with prizes, awards and certificates would be given to participants,” Abdulkarim said adding that the 3-day event is signalling the official flagging off of the movement on Thursday, December 9, and the choice of Niger State, according to him, stem from its strategic position in the political history of Nigeria.
Abdulkarim added that there is no better time to mobilize, sensitize and involve Nigerians, irrespective of religious, ethnic, gender and class sensitivities than now.