Latest Africanss News/February 11, 2019/ Frank Ikpefan, Abuja /No Comment/124 views Moghalu reacts To Soyinka Endorsing Him For Presidentshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel </center> <p class="story-body-text" data-para-word-count="24"><img class="size-full wp-image-147014 aligncenter" src="https://6krin77j54lxjfsk-zippykid.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Kingsley-Moghalu-10.jpg" alt="" width="607" height="405" srcset="https://6krin77j54lxjfsk-zippykid.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Kingsley-Moghalu-10.jpg 607w , http://www.nigerianmonitor.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Kingsley-Moghalu-600x400.jpg 600w, http://www.nigerianmonitor.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Kingsley-Moghalu-84x55.jpg 84w" sizes="(max-width: 607px) 100vw, 607px"/>The presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party, Kingsley Moghalu, has described the endorsement of his candidature by Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, as “humbling.”</p> Mr Moghalu, a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, said in a statement Saturday that the endorsement was important because of Mr Soyinka’s reputation and the “elaborate process” his Citizen Forum went through before reaching their decision. ALSO READ Trump says has power to pardon himself, critics disagree“Our party – the Young Progressives Party – and I, salute the courage and the good judgment of the Nobel Laureate and icon of democratic struggle in Nigeria,” Mr Moghalu said in the statement. Mr Soyinka, a professor, had announced on Friday the decision of his Citizen Forum to throw their weight behind Mr Moghalu, describing the YPP candidate as the most qualified among the presidential candidates. ALSO READ Mugabe’s son ‘Chatunga’ fires at Oppah Muchinguri, Zanu PF, over US-Zimbabwe sanctions claims“As Soyinka and the Citizen Forum have ended their search for a consensus candidate to lead the country in a new direction, I appeal to other Nigerians desirous of a new dawn, ushered by a competent and visionary leadership to also consider ending theirs with my candidacy. “We all should now approach the ballot with a single purpose of defeating the recycled old politicians,” Mr Moghalu said. The YPP candidate said he would form an inclusive government if he becomes president. ALSO READ Ogun PDP Names Reuben Abati As Deputy Governoship Candidate“Working with Nigerians from all parts of the country, including our women and youth, we will transform our country from division to unity; we will create jobs and foster prosperity; and we will restore respect for Nigeria in the world,” Mr Moghalu added. <br/><!-- MarketGidComposite Start --> <!-- NM Content Widget --><ins class="adsbygoogle" data-ad-client="ca-pub-2460597205856998" data-ad-slot="2393573647" data-ad-format="autorelaxed"/> <center> </center> Leave A Comment Below Related share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleArtists Inspire Protesters, Al-Bashir Still Defiant – Awate.comnext articleSomalia: At Least 8 Killed in Joint Somali and Foreign Forces Raid in SomaliaRelated PostsLatest Africanss News/February 22, 2019 /No Comment Africa: Debutant Young Menas Dream BigLatest Africanss News/February 22, 2019 /No Comment Algeria: Education, Environment Ministries Sign Agreement On Consolidating Environmental Awareness in SchoolsMauritania: Dr. Al-Dirdiri Receives Copy of Credentials of Mauritania AmbassadorIs spicy Omoyele Sowore the “deviant” Nigeria needs? – African ArgumentsWestern Sahara: Algeria and South Africa Renew Their Support to Saharawi People Right to Self-Determination and FreedomWhy do faculty members protesting in Sabha University?COMESA, EU sign €10m facility to support private sector – Daily News EgyptSenegal: Suspicions Cloud Senegal’s Upcoming ElectionAfrica: In West Africa, UN Security Council Visits Côte d’Ivoire and Guinea-BissauEntrevista con el Coordinador de la Ventanilla Única Empresarial Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.