The Arewa Youth Forum has supported the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, over recent statements credited to him that godfatherism should give way in politics in Nigeria.
The forum’s position was contained in a statement made available to journalists on Sunday by its acting President, Ahmed Zagi.
“His call is a welcome development and should be supported by every youth in the country as it remains the only key to liberation,” the group said.
According to the statement, the forum’s members agreed that such liberation can only be achieved if they resist and kick out godfatherism from Nigeria’s political terrain. Read more