The national body of the Nigeria students, National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS), has on Thursday has caution students not to allow themselves to used be as political thugs in the Saturday Governorship election in Edo State.
He said gone are the days where students who constitutes majority of youths in the Country are used by politicians to perpetrate electoral violence.
The newly elected President of the Student body Comrade Haruna Kadiri who spoke with Journalists also urged Edo Students to vote for candidates with with a clear cut agenda that will uplift positively the Nigeria youths.
He said, “This is a new NANS, we are taking NANS back to the campus. It is no longer an era where students will be used by politicians. Thank God Edo state election in coming and we are advising students to make sure politicians don’t used them to rig the election.
“Students should go to the poll to vote their conscience irrespective of the party and persons rather we are going to look at the manifestos of candidates that have the interest of the youths and that is the person we are going to vote for.”
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