Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has expressed support for the request by young aspirants under the platform of All Progressives Congress APC to be given quotas in elective offices.
Osinbajo’s stance was communicated in a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, Office of the Vice President on Thursday in Abuja.
The vice president had on Wednesday night met with young aspirants under the platform of APC at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Osinbajo commended Nigeria’s youths for their desire to contribute to nation building in their various constituencies through active involvement in politics.
He called on them to make needed sacrifices to ensure the ideals they want to see in the country were realised.
Osinbajo noted that the country’s future depended on the commitment of young people who were willing to play their part and make positive differences.