Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has urged Nigerian youths to “kick out” the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2023 if they are not satisfied with the party’s style of governance or records.
The Chairman of Nigerian Governors’ Forum, said the youths should stop relocating to other countries and focus on making Nigeria better.
He said “Don’t succumb to despondency, there is a lot to hail in this country. There is a lot to frustrate you, a lot to want to make you give up and pick that visa and go to Canada.
“I know it (Canada) is a popular destination but you know what? There is also a glass ceiling in Canada. When you get to the top of it, you will now discover there is a glass ceiling there. This is the place where there is no glass ceiling, let us work towards making it a better place.
“Even if your search is a regime change in a democracy, there is only one word for regime change in a democracy: you work towards it.
“Another election is going to come if you do not like what APC is doing. Organize, stop agonizing, organize against the party. Link up with others who are organizing and then kick the APC out of office and put people that you think will do better, not creating a situation of anarchy.
“The space is more liberalized now, not like what we fought against during the military regime. I’m not talking about the Twitter revolution. Many young Nigerians are cozying, giving it to Governors and attacking Ministers on Twitter and Facebook.
“Go to the wards, go to the communities and challenge what they are doing there. Hold them accountable.”