Northern Governors Demand Power Shift

Northern Governors Demand Power Shift

Governors from the northern region of the All Progressives Congress have requested that the party’s presidential ticket be zoned to the south.

It was a matter of honour for the APC, according to a statement signed by 11 governors. In the national interest, the Governors asked all Northern contenders to withdraw from the presidential race.

The Governors stated, “At this time, the most serious and inclusive process to picking our party’s nominee is required.”

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Northern APC Governors Zone Presidential Ticket To South

The statement reads as follows:

APC governors and political leaders from the northern states of Nigeria today met to review the political situation and to further support our Party in providing progressive leadership amidst our national challenges. During our discussions, we welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari’s invitation to governors and other stakeholders to contributeto the emergence of a strong presidential candidate for the APC.

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After careful deliberation, we wish to state our firm conviction that after eight years in office of President Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the APC for the 2023 elections should be one of our teeming members from the southern states of Nigeria. It is a question of honour for the APC, anobligation that is not in anyway affected by the decisions taken by another political party. We affirm that upholding this principle is in the interest of building a stronger, more united and more progressive country.

We therefore wish to strongly recommend to President Muhammadu Buhari that the search for a successor as the APC’s presidential candidate be limited to our compatriots from the southern states. We appeal to all aspirants from the northern states to withdraw in the national interest and allow only the aspirants from the south to proceed to the primaries. We are delighted by the decision of our esteemed colleague, His Excellency, Governor Abubakar Badaru to contribute to this patriotic quest by withdrawing his presidential aspiration.

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The APC has a duty to ensure that the 2023 elections offer a nation-building moment, reaffirming that a democratic pathway to power exists for all who value cooperation and build national platforms. This moment calls for the most sober and inclusive approach to selecting our party’s candidate, and we call on all APC leaders to fulfil their responsibility in this regard.

Signed, 4th June 2022:

1. Aminu Bello Masari Governor of Katsina State
2. Abubakar Sani Bello Governor of Niger State
3. Abdullahi A. Sule Governor of Nasarawa State
4. Prof. B.G. Umara Zulum Governor of Borno State
5. Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai Governor of Kaduna State
6. Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya Governor of Gombe State
7. Bello M. Matawalle Governor of Zamfara State
8. Simon Bako Lalong Governor of Plateau State
9. Senator Aliyu Wamakko Former Governor of Sokoto State
10. Dr. A.U. Ganduje Governor of Kano State
11. Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu Governor of Kebbi State.

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  1. Almighty God (Alla) is On Una Side Well Well Oooo.God Have Saved The Name Nigeria To be On One Accord for Another 8 Eight Years U People are Wised or Else Crude oil In Exchange For Our Arms for Six Months Una For Surrender Make Una Vote Igbo Man Oooo Me Na South South. Let Try South Easterner.


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