Seniority Should Count In Electing Senate President – Arise


Senator Ayo Arise was in the 6th Senate. In this interview with RUTH CHOJI, the chairman of Sheda Science and Technology Complex (SHESTCO Center) contends that seniority should be the yyardstick for the election of presiding officers of the 9th National Assembly in June. He also speaks other national issues.

How will you rate President Buhari’s first term in office?

In our case, I want people to understand that, there is no government that will just print money and release it into the economy. Government activities and prosperity is based on how much the economy is able to generate. Economic prosperity also depends on the population, which in this country is becoming alarming. Right now we are almost two hundred million. With all the exposure of America, their land mass and economic advancement, they have about three hundred million people in term of population. So how do we cater for people with this number of population? When this government came, they met a number of critical…

Source: Leadership Newspaper