Niger Delta leaders vow: We will work against northern candidates in 2023 presidential poll


LEADERS of the Niger Delta under the aegis of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) have re-echoed the warning that any political party that fields a northern candidate will not enjoy the support of four regions – the South South, South West, South East and the Middle Belt – in the 2023 presidential election. 

The Niger Delta leaders’ warning was in a reaction to the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG’s) description of the chairman of the Southern Governors’ Forum and governor of Ondo State, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, as a threat to democracy for warning against political parties fielding northern candidates for next year’s presidential election. 

PANDEF described the remark…

Source: Nigerian Tribune