Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, the presidential aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party, on Friday, stated that his party is 1000 times better than the ruling All Progressives Congress.
The former Governor of Kano state, revealed this while addressing party delegates at the PDP secretariat in Lagos State.
Kwankwaso stated that he was a strong advocate of restructuring, and if elected as president, he would speed up the development of the country.
“There have been agitations for restructuring in the South West and other parts of the country.
“Let me assure you that I am for anything that would promote the country’s progress.
“I am for anything that would deliver democratic dividends. I support restructuring and I am going to implement it if elected, ” he said.
He stated that the All Progressives Congress had failed in the delivery of its electoral promises to Nigerians.
Kwankwaso said the ruling party had not address the security and economic issues, in the country.
He promised the opposition party, PDP, would provide the kind of impactful leadership needed to restructure Nigeria if elected.
He said he had the capacity, experience and passion to turn the country around. When questioned on his decision in 2014 to leave the party and join APC, he stated that he did so because of the problems in the party.
He said he was back because of the new spirit in the PDP, and that it was the only party that could move the country forward.
“When we left the PDP, we thought it was the worst party due to the crisis then.
“Now, the party has been repositioned and we are back.
“We have since realised that PDP is 1000 times better than the APC.
“We are back in the PDP to join forces with our great party men to ensure we defeat the failed APC in 2019,” he said.
He lamented that PDP had never won Lagos State depsite the strategic importance of the state politically.
He promised to mobilise his supporters in the Kwankwasiya Movement and others to ensure that the party wins the 2019 governorship election in the state.