The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has promised to create two seaports in Rivers state if elected president.
Tinubu, who said this during the APC presidential rally in Enugu on Wednesday, also promised to create industrial and manufacturing hubs in the South East region.
He assured people of the South East that they would work together in developing the region and creating thousands of jobs for the youths and the entire populace.
Part of his statement reads,
“If you elect me as your president, we will work together. We will create industrial hub in Enugu, Imo, Ebonyi, Abia and Anambra States.
“We will also create two seaports in Port Harcourt and establish fabricating engines, making.
“Enugu will become an industrial hub and greater than before, creating jobs for the youths and all of you. You have incredible mineral resources to propel the economic recovery of the Southeast. You have an agricultural power that can produce many cash crops.
“Also, assembling plants can be created with flourishing businesses. All you need to do is to partner with the federal government.
“My people of Enugu State, nothing is impossible unless you don’t put your mind into it. Together, nothing can stop us if we are determined.
“We will make Enugu, Imo, Ebonyi, Abia and Anambra States and the entire Southeast a regional business hub, the manufacturing centre of Nigeria. It is very possible.