The Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, has canvassed for the following president of Nigeria to be of Igbo extraction.
Ikpeazu argued that no different tribe in Nigeria has believed in Nigeria higher than the Igbos via their investments in each a part of the nation.
The governor made the submission on Sunday when he obtained a former Senate President, Anyim Pius Anyim, at his nation dwelling in Umuobiakwa, Obingwa Native Authorities Space of the state.
Ikpeazu mentioned Anyim stays one of many Igbo politicians certified to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 and rescue the nation from the All Progressives Congress (APC).
In keeping with the governor, the previous Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation has good public service credentials and expertise to grow to be the following president.
Ikpeazu assured Anyim of his help, asking different tribes to offer the South-East an opportunity to provide the following Nigerian President.
Earlier, Anyim mentioned he got here to formally inform Ikpeazu and the get together management within the state of his plans to contest for the Presidency of the nation within the 2023 elections.
He known as for the help of the governor and the get together within the state, assuring that he can be a candidate and a President that Nigeria can be happy with.
Anyim mentioned that he determined to make himself accessible for the competition “after a cautious evaluation of my antecedents, expertise, ardour and large contacts throughout the nation.”
Lastly, the previous SGF mentioned the South East is essentially the most certified zone in Nigeria to provide the following President, primarily based on fairness and justice.
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