The Next Governor is a non-partisan event but rather an educative and infotainment platform. It showcases the future, the knowledge, belief and perception of the youths on nation building and leadership.
It expounds on responsibility, diligence and patriotism.
The yearly event, with its maiden edition coming up in September of 2021 is a national event in all 36 States of the federal republic of Nigeria. There will be 5 finalist in each State with winners coveting and contesting the position of “THE NEXT PRESIDENT” in November of 2021 on the platform of THE SRTV TALENT EXPO in Abuja, FTC.
The Next Governor is a three phase event, of which the contestants are between the ages of 16 – 21 years. The purchasing of a form legitimates one as a contestants with the following in view;
Phase 1: Contestants make a 5 minutes video (campaign) and sends in
Phase 2: a panel of judges choose 5 contestants for the finals in each State
Phase 3: a communal debate by contestants before voting by the audience, while continual lobbying of votes is allowed during period of election (voting via SMS and website).