- Bola Tinubu, the presidential flagbearer of APC, has promised incentives and mortgages to civil servants if elected as president in the 2023 election
- The former governor of Lagos state also promised to fight corruption to its kneel and support the existing anti-corruption agencies
- Tinubu promised not to relent in the anti-corruption fight that President Muhammadu Buhari has started
The former Lagos state governor promised that he would ensure incentives and mortgages to reduce corruption in the civil servants, Channels Television reported.
During his address to northern elders in Zaira on Monday, October 17, the presidential hopeful also promised to fight corruption and support existing anti-corruption agencies in the country, Channels Television reported.
Tinubu reiterates promise to step in Buhari's shoe and not on his shoe
He added that his administration will not relent in the fight against corruption by President Muhammadu Buhari and will render support to existing anti-corruption agencies in addressing underlying issues that make corruption thrive.
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He promised to improve the transparency mechanism in public procurement, fiscal and whistle-blower policy to strengthen the preventive strategies against corruption.
He stated that credit incentives and mortgages to citizens, especially public servants and those in the private sector, will help drastically reduce the menace of corruption.
2023 Election: Tinubu meets northern leaders following Atiku’s tribal comment against Yoruba, Igbo
Legit.ng earlier reported that Bola Tinubu, the presidential candidate of the APC, has been scheduled to meet the northern leaders on Monday, October 17.
The interaction is part of the wider consultation of the region with selected presidential aspirants to know their plans for the region.
Tinubu is meeting the northern leaders barely 48 hours after the presidential candidate of the PDP told the Arewa gathering that they don't need a Yoruba or an Igbo candidate in the 2023 election.
2023 Election: Tinubu reveals how he plans to create state police if elected
Bola Tinubu, the presidential flagbearer of the APC in the 2023 general election, has disclosed plans to bring insecurity to its kneel if elected.
The presidential hopeful disclosed that security is the foundation of resources and the creation of wealth.
The former Lagos state governor also promised to consolidate President Muhammadu Buhari's investment in insecurity and work with the national assembly and civil organisations to create state police.