Youths set 2023 retirement deadline for old politicians


Executive members of NYCN: Youths set deadline for old politicians

By Gambo S Haruna

The National Youth Council of Nigeria, NYCN, has given old politicians up to 2023 to retire from politics and give room for younger ones.

The Council urged the old politicians to rather give room to their children and grandchildren to participate in elections.

The Deputy President of NYCN, Amb. Innocent Nduanya, gave the advice in an interview which held at the ongoing National Youth and Merit award summit in Abuja.

Nduanya noted that money politics was the major challenge facing the nation and the menace had prevented the youths who make up to 80 per cent of the population from active politics.

He added that the high cost of nomination forms, campaigns and most recently, the problem of vote buying have further compound the problems of the youths.

Nduanya said that NYCN under the leadership of their President Bello Shagari has set up machineries capable of changing the current trend and…

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