YPP Senatorial Candidate tasks political stakeholders on societal issues
Tochukwu Ifejika Awka
The Young People’s Party (YPP) Senatorial Candidate for Anambra Central Dr Chinedu Umeadi has called on all political stakeholders to address issues affecting the society.
The medical practitioner made this call at the Nigeria Union of Journalists(NUJ) Press centre Anambra State Council in a live interactive session with media practitioners across the state.
“I have come for quality representation. The reason behind my race is to have a larger representation for the people. A people oriented administration that will allow periodic assessing of the extent of delivery of dividends of democracy,” he said.
“There is what is called Needs Assessment Theory. Each set of people have different needs. If elected, my style of approach is strategic assessment of different constituents.That is my purpose of vying for an electoral office, achieving people oriented goals with accurate and systematic verifiable plans to achieve them.”
Umeadi also shed light on youth empowerment and employment opportunities for the teeming youths. He gave the assurance that his practical approach to management will spur a faster approach to alleviate hardship and bring the government close to the people.
“Youth engagement is an instrument that will be in place to encourage youthful participation,‘ he stated.
According to Umeadi, the clarion call to extend a hand of compassion to the less privileged in the society inspired him to begin a foundation in the year 2019.
He said that the foundation organizes annual science quiz competition, doles out scholarships, free medical care and check ups, essay competitions and several outreaches to impact on members of the society.
He maintained that it was high time the people approached governance with different perspective.
While speaking on presidential election, Umeadi upheld the resilience of the youths and members of the public who are championing the movement for Obi as a president. In his words, the job as the number one citizen should go to the best man for the job.
He called on the Independent National Electoral Commission( INEC) to address every challenges regarding the use of the BVAS voting technology to foster a credible and peaceful elections.