Friday, 22 April 2022

C'River Youths Back Otu for 2023 Guber Race, Says He's Most Qualified

Prince Bassey Otu with Daniel Obo of NYCN

Cross River youths under the auspices of National Youths Council of Nigeria have called on Prince Bassey Otu to join the 2023 gubernatorial race, stating that given his years of experience in the leadership of Cross River State, he is the most qualified aspirant to clinch the party's ticket and subsequently, win the general elections. 

Speaking during a youth engagement at the Youth House in Calabar, youths from the various wards of the state who attended the event hailed Otu's Youth Friendly initiatives in the various political offices he had occupied in the past. The youths vowed to put their foot put for him as he engages the gubernatorial race.

"Leadership is about problem solving, and Cross River need Leaders who will solve problems and not create new ones. Having tested and trusted you, we have Identify you as the man with the capacity to solve problems. Therefore, we urge you to come out and contest the 2023 Gubernatorial election.

Listening to you talk about your Emancipation, Empowerment and Employment mantra, there's no ingredients that can better describe you as youth friendly other than these three strands of your mantra. Therefore we will go with you and stand by you as you to ensure in 2023, you become the governor of Cross River State." They vowed. 

Speaking earlier, Prince Otu, popularly called 'sweet Prince' had admonished the youths against electoral violence and all forms of vices stating that with the introduction of BIVAS, the electoral system has been changed while urging youths to take advantage of the developed system. 

He promised to change the narrative about Cross River State youths if given the mandate to run the affairs of the state. 

This will add up to the plethora of groups calling on Prince Otu to join the 2023 Governorship race based on his antecedent in leadership.