Our Thematic Areas

INFRASTRUCTURE

Create a National Infrastructural Development Bank (NIDB) to provide loans at nominal interest rates to help the ongoing work of rebuilding infrastructure. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Establish a Legal and Regulatory Framework for the Presidential Infrastructure Development Fund (PIDF) designated for specific investments in critical road and power projects across the country. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Complete the 2nd Niger Bridge. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Finalise the reform of the railways to allow for integration with other elements of urban transport infrastructure and make budgetary provision for the completion of ongoing rail projects, and the initiation of new rail projects across the country: Lagos-Kano Rail (Phase 1 80% completed between 2015 - February 2019, Next Level Phase 2 takes the rail from Ibadan to Kano), Port Harcourt-Maiduguri (construct rail to pass through all South East State Capitals through the North Central and then to the North East) and Complete the Coastal Rail (Lagos-Calabar). Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Increase power generation, transmission, and distribution capacity from current 7000 MW to at least 10,000 MW within four years and increase to 20,000 MW with a view to achieving 24/7 uninterrupted power supply within five years, whilst simultaneously ensuring development of sustainable/renewable energy. A minimum of 1,000 MW new generation incremental power capacity per annum on the Grid. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Deepen “Energise Economies Initiative” and deploy clean, affordable off grid power solutions to 300 markets across the country. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Diversify sources of energy by encouraging the operation of licensed solar and wind energy companies. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Provide finance for the upgrade of existing airports to international standard. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Complete all Airport Remodelling Projects across the country. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Fast track PPP projects such as the Ibom Deep Sea Port Project for the development of a Greenfield Deep Sea Port and accompanying Free Trade Zone (FTZ) in Akwa Ibom State in the South-South geopolitical zone of Nigeria. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Complete rehabilitation and reconstruction of access roads to the inland waterways for ease of access and easy movement of cargo. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Pass National Inland Waterways Act to open the sector for private sector participation. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Ensure timeous completion of River Niger Dredging project. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Speed up PPP projects. Concession and develop four river ports in the Lower Niger, namely: Onitsha, Lokoja, Baro and Oguta River Ports. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Address current challenges to the operation, licensing, and granting of permits to Infrastructure Companies (InfraCos) and fully implement the existing framework for broadband development. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap

SOCIAL INVESTMENT

Expand the N-Power programme to engage 1,000,000 graduates and non-graduates across the various categories. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap A national skills programme to be undertaken in conjunction with the private sector will reach 10 million people in the productive sector by 2022. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Continue investment in the most vulnerable through the National Cash Transfer Program (NCTP) that identifies the poorest in communities and makes a monthly amount of N5,000 available to them and reach the target of 1 million poor households. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Expand National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme to be in all states and reach at least 12 million children (from the current 9.2 million). Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Continue to establish regional innovation hubs to promote innovation and entrepreneurship. APC Next Level Roadmap Grant incentives and tax breaks to IT start-ups to enable them blossom. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Priortise access to internet to education, primary health care, markets, business clusters. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap To move broadband coverage to 120,000 km of fibre network across Nigeria. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Train more young people in key hardware and software technology skills, and digital creative work through the N-Power Knowledge Programme. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap In conjunction with the private sector, develop 109 Special Production and Processing Centres (SPPCs) across each senatorial district. These are clusters that will be linked to the districts' comparative advantage and spur production and value additive processing. Source: APC Next Level Road Map Establish People Moni Bank and take the current number of 2.3 million traders, farmers, artisans under TraderMoni, MarketMoni and FarmerMoni schemes to 10 million Nigerians. Source: APC Next Level Road Map Establish Entrepreneur Bank to provide debt, equity and business advisory support to businesses. APC Next Level Roadmap Continue providing support to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) through Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme and reach at least 1.66 million MSMEs. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Implement the 10-year National Livestock Transformation Plan to boost the production of milk and beef in the country as well as stem the Farmers/Herders' clashes. This plan will enable the reduction of dairy importation and the phasing out of open grazing. It will be a private sector led initiative with the Federal and State governments providing the enabling environment. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Tractors and Processors Plan in Each Senatorial District: Implement the government's mechanization plan with a view to improving agricultural production and processing. Under this initiative, tractors will be put in each local government. In addition, low, medium and heavy-duty processors will be strategically located across the country. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap

JOB CREATION

Skill up 10 million Nigerians under a voucher system in partnership with private sector. Source: APC Next Level Plan Jobs – Agriculture Anchor Borrowers Scheme to support input and jobs to 1 million farmers. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Livestock Transformation Plan to create 1.5 million jobs along dairy, beef, hide & Skin, blood meal, crops. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Agriculture Mechanization Policy with Tractors and Processors to create 5 million jobs. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Jobs - Tech and Creative Provide USD500m innovation fund to tech and creative sector to create 500,000 jobs. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Train 200,000 youth for outsourcing market in technology, services and entertainment. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Jobs - Social Investment 300,000 Extra Jobs for Vendors & Farmers: APC Next Level Roadmap

EDUCATION

9 Universities will have uninterrupted power next when we complete the First Phase of 37. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap All Teachers will be retrained to deliver digital literacy. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap 10,000 schools per year will be remodeled and equipped. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Continue to implement education policy which will support public primary and secondary schools revamp that includes setting up 10,000 smart classrooms across the country. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap

HEALTH

Using co-payments to share the cost between individuals, the private sector and government. The poorest 40% will be exempted from such co-payments. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Execute the National Strategic Health Development Plan II that spans 5 years from 2018 to 2022. The plan will attract N6.1 trillion of both public and private sector funding. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap Continue the commitment of 1% of Consolidated Revenue Fund to Health. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap N-Power Medic: Pay young doctors to stay in rural areas. Source: APC Next Level Roadmap