Striking characters from the Southeast, under the aegis of Igbo Elders Consultative Forum, IECF, have demanded that their international zone should deliver the following leader of Nigeria.
They likewise compromised weighty assents against any Igbo lawmaker who acknowledges to be official running mate to any individual external the Southeast zone.
The Chairman of the discussion and previous Governor of Anambra State, Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife, offered the comments while addressing writers in Abuja on Wednesday.
Present are the instructions were the previous Minister of Education; Prof. S. C Madubuike; Secretary-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo (FCT section), Dr. Nkonye Kingsley; His Royal Majesty, Igwe Ibe Nwosu, among a few driving Igbo researchers and conventional champions.
Ezeife demanded that it is either the Southeast is permitted to deliver the Nigeria’s next president in 2023 or the area will stop the country.
He said, “Encouraged by the expanding request and backing by dependable and devoted Nigerians for ability to move toward the South in 2023, the Igbo Elders Forum therefore empowers visionary, valid and innovative official materials of South East zone to pronounce their intension for Presidency and seek after it with each feeling of reality, energy and responsibility.
“We are intense with regards to this mandate, and don’t mean those unserious toadies, who are calculating to be running mates to up-and-comers from different pieces of
the country, as the Igbos won’t mess with it with any of our children or girls who acknowledge to be. running mates to any individual external the South East zone in 2023.
“It is possibly we are permitted to deliver the leader of this country in 2023 to change the horrifying account of proceeded with rot, neediness, instability, unfortunate administration, debasement and maladministration in Nigeria or out of it. No half measure, as genuine approvals will be visited on any Igbo man or lady that attacks this honorable and enthusiastic choice of our kin to accommodate Nigeria a solid, visionary and
“Legitimately, ethically, and decisively, it is the turn of the Southeast to deliver the following leader of the. country as different zones have been offered the chance to serve this country in that limit.”
Ezeife likewise contended that it isn’t only for value, equity and reasonableness, yet in addition for a difference in story of Nigeria, which he depicted as the dormant beast of Africa.
Along these lines, the Secretary of IECF, Prof. Charles Nwekeaku, cautioned that any ideological group that doesn’t zone its official pass toward the Southeast will lose the locale’s votes.
“We are sitting tight for them (ideological groups), as they will meet their Waterloo this time, assuming that they demand scamming the Southeast individuals this uncommon chance of delivering a believable, devoted, detribalised and dynamic leader of Nigeria in 2023,” he said.