Nigeria Next President Should Hail From S/East – Mazi Ohuabunwa

Nigeria Next President Should Hail From S/East – Mazi Ohuabunwa

1/26/2022 2:29:00 PM

Nigeria Next President Should Hail From S/East – Mazi Ohuabunwa

A frontline presidential aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa has said for fairness and equity, the Southeast should be

He argued that the region has not produced a president since the nation transitioned to democracy in 1999.Ohuabunwa while speaking with newsmen yesterday disclosed that the country can only advance to political sophistication after each segment of the country has had a bite at the Presidency.

He said that at the end of the tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari, the way should be paved for South, adding that the office should naturally go to the South East that has not had a taste of it.ADVERTISEMENTHe said, “We believe that as a country with federating units, a country built by a lot of ethnic nationalities, before they were predominantly three: Igbo, Hausa and Yoruba but now we know that they are more than three.

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allowed to produce the next president of Nigeria. He argued that the region has not produced a president since the nation transitioned to democracy in 1999. Ohuabunwa while speaking with newsmen yesterday disclosed that the country can only advance to political sophistication after each segment of the country has had a bite at the Presidency. He said that at the end of the tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari, the way should be paved for South, adding that the office should naturally go to the South East that has not had a taste of it. ADVERTISEMENT He said, “We believe that as a country with federating units, a country built by a lot of ethnic nationalities, before they were predominantly three: Igbo, Hausa and Yoruba but now we know that they are more than three. “In 1989, we decided to dissolve into six geopolitical zones and we have seen party’s especially PDP put in their constitution that power should rotate between North and South to enthrone inclusiveness, equity, and fairness and that is what we have practiced for a while, it goes North it goes South.” He said President Buhari is a Northerner, adding that everybody is saying that the power should come South. YOU MAY