Ola ‘Kiya, Reporting
THE presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), on Monday in London, says he will halt the culture of corruption if elected as president of Nigeria.
He said he would ensure the revenue of government were properly accounted for if he emerged winner of the February 25 poll.
Obi made the statement while addressing Chatham House on his plans for Nigerians when elected next month.
Speaking to about 60,000 audience during the interactive session, the Nigerian presidential frontrunner averred:
“Foreign capital is scared of corruption, is scared of poor policy and is scared of where there is no rule of law.
“You need to put a regulatory environment and make it conducive.
“That is what Datti and I want to bring on board. We will bring tangible asset of securing the country, making sure we govern through the rule of law.
“We will fight corruption. Datti has a record that he is the only National Assembly member who refused to buy property of government.”
Stonix News reports that Chatham House, also known as the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an independent policy institute with headquarters in London.
Its main thrust is to provide commentary on world events and offer solutions to global challenges.