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2023: Ndigbo still keen on Igbo presidency

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STILL confident on its desire to grab presidency of Igbo extraction during the 2023 elections, the apex socio- cultural group, Ohaneze Ndigbo, has expressed confidence that the next president will be of South East extraction.

Speaking on the state of the nation in Enugu, the publicity security of the organisation, Alex Chdoime said their confidence was based on the fact that the quest is founded on equity and fair play.

According to him, the Igbo seek presidency on equity based, written zoning arrangement between the North and the South since 1998.

According to the arrangement, the North had it and the South South had their turn, now it is the turn of South East.

His words: “Any injustice against South East will boomerang against every one. The earlier we embrace justice, the better for us as a nation. The way forward is to embrace justice.

He noted that injustice is evil and has the ripple effect as it is affecting and retarding progress of the whole nation.

According to him, it is even good of the nation that Nigeria’s President of South East extraction is elected so that the nation can tap from endowed potential of Ndigbo.

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