By Rotimi Agbana
Because the a lot awaited Presidential election holds in the present day, Nigerians are trying ahead to a reputable, peaceable, truthful and free election. Nevertheless, Showtime went into city to talk with some Nigerian entertainers on their hopes and expectations throughout and after the election.
I look ahead to a free and truthful election- Filmmaker, Zeb Ejiro
I look ahead to a free and truthful election; as soon as it’s free and truthful I don’t care whichever method it goes. If Buhari or Atiku wins, stunning, as long as it’s free and truthful, we have to take it. Let Nigerians converse; let Nigerians resolve who they wish to rule them for the following 4 years. I hope for a greater Nigeria after the election as a result of what we’ve now shouldn’t be what we need as a folks We deserve one thing higher. Due to the economic system my trade is in comatose, we’re drastically affected.
I hope we vote for our future- Simi
I hope this weekend we vote with the understanding that it’s our future we’re voting for. Not for twitter bragging rights and never for clout. Not for enmity or friendship. However for our future and the way forward for our kids! God assist us.
I count on a violent-free election- Actress, Funke Akindele
Provocation is the reason for main violence in elections in Nigeria. Don’t be provoked. Keep away from scary others, respect everybody, and deal with others the way in which you wish to be handled. Let’s make 2019 elections protected, safe and credible.
I don’t have excessive hopes or expectations from in the present day’s election—Actor, Wole Ojo
I hope Nigerians would have the braveness to exit and vote in the present day. I hope the authorities can be truthful and simply sufficient to offer the actual account of the votes and permit the candidate with the very best votes win. I don’t significantly have excessive hopes or expectations from in the present day’s election however I simply want that Nigerians their civic rights and obligations as a result of if we don’t then we give alternative for the election to be rigged, which is what we don’t need. With the way in which Nigeria is structured, it could be troublesome for anybody to say that is what I hope for after the election as a result of we’ve to see who wins first earlier than we start to say what we hope for.
I count on credible election- Display screen Diva, Halima Abubakar
A free and truthful election is what we pray for, violence free and no rigging. Let the perfect man win and should God bless Nigerians. However we’re stuffed with hate, it’s so stunning. I pray for peace for our expensive nation.
I hope Nigeria will get better- Actress, Sotayo Sobola
I pray for a violent free election and pray the perfect particular person wins. I hope the nation will get higher than it has been with satisfactory amenities for its occupants. We search a greater and conducive live-in nation.
Let the fitting candidate be elected president, – Musician, Danny Younger
I count on that Nigerians would come out and vote for the candidate of their selection. We don’t want sentiments. We have now seen the candidates and we all know who’s credible sufficient to maneuver Nigeria ahead. Our curiosity shouldn’t be about our affiliation to any political group or get together however the fitting candidate that may carry progress and growth to Nigeria. I hope that the fitting candidate is elected and at last get somebody who will symbolize the curiosity of the best variety of folks. I hope our economic system will shoot up and a median man can afford 3-square meals.
We would like a change of government- Felix Duke Osagie
I count on a change of presidency. I’m uninterested in tales. This current Authorities has nothing to supply aside from excuses and blame sport. I count on Nigerians to go on the market and vote this authorities out, particularly our followers and each member of the artistic trade round Nigeria as a result of this current Authorities has no future for the artistic trade.
I hope without cost and truthful elections- Sylvia Olivia
I hope we’ve a free, truthful and peaceable election. All of us must exit and vote for the candidates that we consider is greatest for the upliftment of our nation Nigeria. Say no to bribery of any kind as a result of our future as an awesome nation shouldn’t be on the market.
I’m uninterested in all their failed promises- Musician, Sound Sultan
I hope to see a whole lot of adjustments. I’m uninterested in all their failed guarantees. They promised to offer us regular energy provide by 2010 however 2010 was 9-years in the past and we nonetheless don’t have regular energy provide. So, this is among the many adjustments I’d like to see.
I count on the perfect man to win- Seyi Hunter
As a Nigerian and an entertainer, I pray Nigerians come out and vote. I pray the election must be free and truthful, violent free and I pray the perfect man that really has the love of Nigerians and entertainers win. We would like the federal government to speculate extra in leisure. Personally, I’ll be in my constituency canvassing folks to return out and vote their selection.
I hope my vote is not going to be rigged- Righteous Man
How do you outline hope in a nation that’s so wealthy and fruitful however the persons are poor and barren? A nation of grasping leaders, overdeveloped on guarantees however underdeveloped in placing it to actuality. A soldier go soldier come, the barracks stays the identical mentality; a nation praying to God to do what we voted our leaders to do for us.
A nation that has misplaced her magnificence, utilizing make-up to deceive the folks that each one is okay. I don’t consider ABC get together will take us to the promise land. We want leaders with the guts of affection, love that goes past faith, tribe and self. I learnt very long time in the past that solely fools are in a rush to take sides. Man to man is so unjust; don’t know who to belief anymore. It’s essential to notice that true management is when the chief makes himself a ladder for the folks to climb not the reverse. I’ve my PVC, I’ll vote properly and I hope my vote is counted not rigged. I don’t work with hope, I consider extra in religion that Nigeria will probably be a greater place sometime
I hope for a progressive Nigeria- Judy Austin
I don’t actually know what to hope for throughout this election fairly than to hope that our leaders would develop a coronary heart; to have the ability to lead and never rule. I pray for a free and truthful election, and a progressive Nigeria.
I count on energy to vary hands- Musician, Isaac Geralds
I’m very hopeful that Nigeria would change as a result of I believe we’re prepared for a change; seeing how all people is starting to take data and energy into their very own palms by getting their voters card. After which we’ve seen how younger persons are starting to stand up and get chargeable for themselves. So I consider Nigerians are prepared for a change. I’m additionally hopeful that it could be a peaceable election as a result of I consider all the things can be performed in correct order. Individuals are holding the federal government and accountable our bodies accountable and accountable. I consider this election can be totally different, I consider that energy would change palms and I hope for a greater Nigeria after the elections.
Nigerians ought to vote wisely- Actress, Inem Peters
My expectation for this election is for each Nigerian to vote properly. I count on a free and truthful election. I’m additionally calling on God to assist us vote in whoever has good intentions regarding this nation. After the elections, I hope for a greater Nigeria; safety, good roads, commonplace training, job alternatives, secure electrical energy. As Nigerians the one method our voice could be aired is thru our vote, our vote is our voice.
I count on the peoples’ votes to count- Dancehall singer, African China
I’m anticipating an enormous peaceable prove. I count on the peoples’ vote to depend as a result of everyone knows what Nigerians need in life now. And after the election, we wish restructuring in order that Port Harcourt, Warri, Calabar sea ports will begin working like Lagos’ sea port; in order that there will probably be jobs for folks in all of this areas.
I don’t care who wins however… – Musician/Broadcaster, Alariwo
In all honesty, I actually don’t care who wins. All I’m involved about is for us to get good governance, fundamental facilities like fixed energy provide, transport, electrical energy, housing, well being care and training. Training is essential for me. Free training is important as a result of so many individuals are crying out for assist.
My expectations are a free and truthful elections, – Actor, Uzee Usman
My expectations are a free, truthful, clear, and credible elections in Nigeria. My hope for Nigeria is for a higher Nigeria, a Nigeria all of us are craving for.