2023: Orji Uzor Kalu wants Presidency zoned to South-East | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

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2023: Orji Uzor Kalu wants Presidency zoned to South-East | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Orji Uzor Kalu

2023: Orji Uzor Kalu wants Presidency zoned to South-East | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu (APC-Abia), has called on the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to consider a South-east candidate as its Presidential flagbearer ahead of its National Convention.

Kalu, a former Governor of Abia, made the call while speaking to newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday.He said that as far as the party is zoning the presidential ticket to the south, the southeast should take preference to anybody else that was trying to run.On his ambition to run for president, Kalu said “I’m the most prepared presidential candidate in Nigeria. I’m capable health-wise, I’m capable to face anybody but our party, the APC, is supreme. I only wait for APC as a party”.

“However, I am a loyal party member, if the party decides to zone it to another zone, I will still support the candidate, but I am appealing to our Party to consider a President of the South-East extraction in 2023,” he said.While reacting to the interest of the National Leader of the APC, Mr Bola Tinubu, to contest for president, the lawmaker said while he has nothing against the aspiration of Tinubu, he believed that the south-east is ripe for the presidency.

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Orji Uzor Kalu Kalu, a former Governor of Abia, made the call while speaking to newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday.He disclosed this at the closing of the 2021 Service Wide capacity building programme on e-Government at the e-Government Training Centre, Abuja.A resident told The Guardian there was shooting all through the night, which made many residents flee the area.Director-General of NIMASA, Dr.

He said that as far as the party is zoning the presidential ticket to the south, the southeast should take preference to anybody else that was trying to run. On his ambition to run for president, Kalu said “I’m the most prepared presidential candidate in Nigeria. In this article. I’m capable health-wise, I’m capable to face anybody but our party, the APC, is supreme. The Chairman of Warri South Council Area, Dr. I only wait for APC as a party”. “However, I am a loyal party member, if the party decides to zone it to another zone, I will still support the candidate, but I am appealing to our Party to consider a President of the South-East extraction in 2023,” he said. “Collaboration between NIMASA and NDLEA is key and urgent because our effectiveness as an agency in the pursuit of the mandates of maritime safety and security is closely tied up with the success of NDLEA in the fight against illicit drugs.

While reacting to the interest of the National Leader of the APC, Mr Bola Tinubu, to contest for president, the lawmaker said while he has nothing against the aspiration of Tinubu, he believed that the south-east is ripe for the presidency. “As the number one security officer of Warri South Council Area, I want to assure residents that the council is doing all within its power to ensure that permanent peace returns to the community. “I don’t see Tinubu’s ambition having any effect on the president of Nigeria coming from Igbos. “We are talking based on how Nigeria should be, we are talking who people should believe in. “No igbo man since independence has been democratically elected as president,” he said. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Tinubu had on Monday, told newsmen of his intention to contest in the 2023 presidential poll after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja.

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