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By Papa Austino
Bayelsa state 2019 governorship aspirant, Chief Timi Alaibe under the platform of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, on Wednesday said he would wipe out insecurity within six months in office if elected as governor of Bayelsa state.
He made this remark in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital while addressing media men at the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, press center.
According to him, insecurity in Bayelsa state is not caused by outsiders but by unidentified youths within the environment that could be curtailed.
The guber aspirant explained that his government can map out workable strategies to disarm and integrate restive youths that engaged in criminal activities back to the society in general, adding that he has done it before and can repeat it again.
He opined to create a responsible government that would change criminals who partake in kidnapping and abduction a new lease of life by utilizing them.
By so doing, the problem of insecurity in the state could be minimized while tackling other core issues of the day that is affecting the state.
Furthermore, Chief Alaibe described himself as a core experienced master in the public and private sectors of the economy which he hope to build the future of Bayelsa state, using government platform to maintain peace and security through conducive atmosphere.
The PDP guber aspirant promised to revive the tourism industry, tackle perennial flooding and embark upon various skill acquisition programmes aimed at creating job opportunities for youths.
On his “Blue Economy” print, he told journalists that he would harness all the marine resources in the state abandoned by past administrations since the creation of the state to create prosperity, saying that the Philippines who have the same marine sector like Bayelsa use it to create sustainable economy for the country.
To this end, he will open up the Akassa, Brass and Aggei Deep Sea Ports to harness the natural resources to develop the economy.
He also hinted that he has prosperity programmes for women empowerment in Bayelsa state if voted as governor,
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