Newsmen gathered that, the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), the umbrella of all youths in Kwara State, has advised Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, not to succumb to any intimidation to step down as the president of the senate as he remained innocent until proved otherwise.
The NYCN, however, said the current battle of Senator Saraki was politically motivated by his political opponents who were envious of his rising profile.
In a statement issued in Ilorin yesterday by the state chairman of NYCN, Comrade Sheu Usman, he said, “We are confident and sure that soon Senator Bukola Saraki will be vindicated and acquitted from all the allegations”.
The statement said, “The National Youth Council of Nigeria, Kwara State chapter wishes to state and affirm our unalloyed support to the president of the senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki in the current challenge faced at the Code of Conduct Tribunal”.
“Kwara youth believes that the current battle is politically motivated by his political opponents who are envious of his rising profile.