Report By:Malemi Precious
WaffiTV:Prof Wole Soyinka’s FORUM Endorses Young Progressive Party canditate, Moghalu Kingsley For President.
The Nobel Laureate had sometime ago denounced the two leading parties – the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) – saying they are worthy of “absolute rejection” in the forthcoming general elections.
However, Soyinka said the decision to endorse Moghalu was reached after “months of studying the careers, experiences and track records of most of the presidential aspirants, and most intensely those actually short-listed by the opposition parties themselves”. “Like millions of Nigerians, we watched the debates. I physically interacted with some of the acknowledged top contenders, in some cases several times. We participated in HANDSHAKE ACROSS NIGERIA, where some candidates presented their briefs,”