Ragged Abia Tell Governor and Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Kalu, on Tuesday stated he’s willing to contest the All Progressives Congress Presidential designate with Ragged Governor of Lagos Tell, Mister Bola Tinubu if the discover collectively zones it to the South.
Speaking with reporters, Senator Kalu stated while he has nothing against the aspiration of Mr Tinubu, he believes that the SouthEast is ripe for the Presidency and that it desires to be the turn of the enlighten to compose the following President.
Mr Tinubu had on Monday declared his ambition to become Nigeria’s subsequent President.
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The hottest Governor of Ebonyi Tell Dave Umahi on Tuesday additionally declared his hobby to spin for the nation’s high submit in 2023.
What Mr Orji stated“I terminate no longer ticket Tinubu’s aspiration having any terminate on the President of Nigeria coming from the Igbo discipline. Attributable to we’re speaking in step with what Nigeria desires to be. We’re speaking in step with what other folks will beget to deem. Obasanjo has been President for eight years. Osinbajo is doing eight years as Vice President. And no Igbo man since independence has been a democratically elected President. So it is constantly appropriate to deem what’s inexpensive and what’s going to be extra sellable.
“I’m potentially the most willing Presidential candidate in Nigeria. I’m capable healthwise, I’m capable as an particular particular person, I’m capable in my pocket. I’m capable to face anybody. However the discover collectively is supreme. I perfect stay awake for APC as a discover collectively.
“For me, contesting for President will not be any longer the realm. The topic is who goes to manual the country into an financial miracle, into a turnaround. I’m no longer against Tinubu. If it’s zoned to his discipline and the discover collectively stated he will beget to switch. Successfully, the discover collectively is supreme. I’m perfect searching forward to the discover collectively.”