Fighting Corruption Requires Collective Efforts- Senator Adolphus Wabara.
Former President of the Senate, Adolphus Wabara today in Abuja urged every Nigerians to put hands on deck to aid Mr. President Buhari in his fight against corruption. The “Change starts with you” slogan should be embedded on our system of doing things. Corruption is a moral decision each everyone with patriotic-minded soul should adopt. Corruption war is a civic and citizenship call-to-duty war for all.
Speaking at the unveiling of 2017 Annual National Political Summit held today at StoneHedge Hotel Abuja, Monday 19th December, 2016, Former Nigeria Congressman, Wabara said that new measures against corruption will be adopted after the oncoming National Patriotic summit slated 23rd-25th this month, should also include mechanisms that will assist sustaining optimal the democratic culture
According to Former Congressman Wabara, “When it comes tackling corruption, systematic approach is needed, it should not be left alone for Mr. President. A change of behaviors, moral compass adjustment, positive principle cultivated attitude concerning public position and funds has to be strictly adhered to
On his speech, Senator Wabara hailed Mr. President on his non-interference attitude to electoral and judicial processes in the nation.
In his Opening remarks at the unveiling of Annual Political Summit, Director General of “SAVE DEMOCRACY GROUP AFRICA (SDG-AFRICA)” , Dr. IfediOkwenna used the opportunity to call to minds the objective of the summit and the achievements recorded so far.
“The Annual National Political Summit is an innovative platform designed for dialogue among the leaders of Nigeria from across political, ethnic and religious divide. The platform developed for elite consensus, enhances understanding of diverse points of views of different political stakeholders which is expected to reduce suspicions and strengthen trust and confidence among them. It is an idea breeding ground and is expected that our democratic practice would be further enriched from the resolutions of the Summits”. He said.
He went further to disclose the theme 2017 Annual National Political Summit. Theme: “NIGERIAN DEMOCRACY, CONSTITUTIONALISM AND LEADERSHIP RECRUITMENT PARADIGM”.
The Chairman of the main organizing Committee for the 2017 Annual Political Summit, Alhaji Ozi Salami OFR gave out the detailed Plenary and Sideline of the coming summit which are being made available on their official website: www.politicalsummitng.com. Interested participants can click the link to access and fill the form on-line. Invitation are being made to corporate leaders, Local and international organizations, individuals, governments and other political and civil organizations to join effort in promoting the growth of democratic governance in Nigeria through support and sponsorship of this Summit.
According to Alhaji Salami, “We still have provisions for Official Airlines, Partner Hotels, Official Telecommunication Company of the Summit etc. We therefore invite corporate leaders to avail themselves of the business opportunities to advertise their products during the Summit. You may wish to contact the Summit Secretariat or the relevant Sub-committee of the Summit for all sponsorship arrangements”. He said.
By Pamela James.