Presidential aspirants should have a vision- Gayoom

President of the Progressive Party of the Maldives, PPM, former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom has said that Presidential aspirants should have a vision for the nation.

Former President Gayoom made this remark speaking at the inauguration of the official campaign of PPM Presidential candidate Abdullah Yameen. The ceremony was held at Hafiz Ahmed School of Fuvahmulah island.

Gayoom said that the PPM Presidential candidate Abdullah Yameen is a person of insight and has a vision for the future of the Maldivian nation.

Gayoom said that the Presidential candidate should think of how he would develop the nation and how he would serve the people and he should clarify to the people regarding these matters. He said that the Presidential candidate should have a vision and a country cannot be ruled just by having experience and capability alone.

Gayoom said that Yameen is a person who has all these traits and he is a person most eligible to rule Maldives for the betterment of the country.

In addition to this Gayoom said that no members can be forced to remain in the party and every member has the right for freedom of speech.