Peter Obi says he will increase Nigeria’s power generation by 200% if elected president.


Peter Obi has disclosed that his administration will lay special emphasis on critical infrastructures, especially Power, to ensure a clear measurable increase of generation, transmission and distribution by 200% within the shortest possible time, through public-private partnership.

Obi, the Presidential candidate for the Labour party disclosed this in a speech during his foreign tour on Sunday evening in Toronto, Canada.

He also added that Africa will remain the centrepiece of his foreign policy, citing that Nigeria’s diplomatic sphere of influence via peacekeeping, trade, and investment initiatives will continue.

What Obi is saying

The former Anambra State Governor stated that his administration will aggressively pursue increased contributions of ICT to Nigeria’s economy and also improve Nigeria’s diplomatic sphere of influence in Africa and across the world.

He said, “We will aggressively pursue increased contribution of ICT to overall economic growth & national development.

“Africa will remain the centrepiece of our foreign policy. We will improve Nigeria’s diplomatic sphere of influence via peacekeeping, trade, and investment initiatives”.

“We intend to lay special emphasis on critical infrastructures, especially Power, to ensure a clear measurable increase of today’s generation, transmission and distribution by 200% within the shortest possible time, through public private partnership.”

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