…By Jack Sylva for TDPel Media.
In a recent statement, former presidential aide Reno Omokri offered advice to opposition members, urging them not to criticize President Bola Tinubu without careful consideration.
Omokri highlighted the promises made by all the presidential candidates, excluding Rabiu Kwankwaso of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), regarding the removal of fuel subsidy and the provision of palliatives.
He also pointed out that various candidates pledged to implement policies such as floating the Naira, ending multiple exchange rates, expanding the tax pool, and increasing taxes.
Omokri appealed to the opposition not to condemn Tinubu for policies that their own candidates also vowed to implement, acknowledging that while the president may make genuine mistakes, he should not be opposed thoughtlessly.
Opposition Members Urged to Avoid Unjust Criticism of Tinubu
Reno Omokri, a former presidential aide, has offered valuable advice to opposition members, emphasizing the importance of refraining from unjust criticism of President Bola Tinubu.
Omokri encourages a thoughtful and considerate approach towards evaluating Tinubu’s actions and decisions.
Promises Made by Presidential Candidates
Omokri points out that during the presidential campaign, with the exception of Rabiu Kwankwaso from the NNPP, all the candidates, including the opposition’s chosen representatives, made specific promises.
These promises primarily included the removal of fuel subsidy and the provision of palliatives to the Nigerian people.
Common Policy Commitments
In a tweet shared via his verified Twitter handle, Omokri asserts that virtually all the flag bearers, including those from the opposition, pledged to implement various policies.
These policies involved floating the Naira, ending multiple exchange rates, expanding the tax pool, and increasing taxes to support national development.
Opposition Members Reminded of Their Candidates’ Promises
Omokri addresses the opposition directly, reminding them not to criticize Tinubu for policies that their own presidential candidates had also promised to implement.
He encourages them to reflect on the consistency of their stance and the policies they endorsed during the campaign.
Acknowledging Mistakes and Constructive Criticism
While acknowledging that President Tinubu, like any other leader, may make genuine mistakes, Omokri calls for fair and constructive criticism.
He discourages blind opposition and encourages opposition members to support Tinubu if he contributes positively to Nigeria’s progress.
Conclusion: A Call for Thoughtful Evaluation and Support
Reno Omokri concludes his message by emphasizing the need for thoughtful evaluation of President Bola Tinubu’s actions and decisions.
He urges the opposition to refrain from unjust criticism, encouraging them to support Tinubu when he acts in the best interest of the country.
By emphasizing the importance of constructive engagement, Omokri advocates for a more measured and thoughtful approach to opposition politics.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn