From Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Kaduna State, Malam Nasir el-Rufai said Nigerians face monumental choices in the coming 2015 elections, either to elect leaders who will provide security and prosperity or continue with the present insecurity, poverty and corruption bedeviling the country.
He stated this in the New Year message to the people of the state and to all Nigerians.
According to him the as Nigerians welcome the New Year, 2015, they must look with optimism to the future, and better times for Kaduna State and Nigeria.
“The past year featured quite a few threats and challenges, including worsening insecurity, a gloomy economy and continuing difficulties with job-creation and growing poverty.
“As we all welcome the New Year, 2015. I urge the people to look with optimism to the future, and better times for Kaduna State and Nigeria.
“2015 is a chance to change our country and our state by electing leaders who can provide good governance, and put us on the path to peace, progress
“I am hopeful that Nigerians will embrace social harmony, resist division and rediscover the sustained solidarity that is needed to collectively tackle the grave problems that bedevil us.
“We should strive for active and wide participation in the political process, and in exercising our civic duty to vote, resolve to make the 2015 elections a peaceful exercise in national renewal. As we welcome 2015 with celebration, I felicitate with all Nigerians and urges that we all work and pray to ensure that the future is better than the past” he said.