By Luminous Jannamike, Abuja
SOME Northern leaders have reacted to the recent demand by their counterparts in the South and Middlebelt regions for the 2023 presidential slot to be zoned to the south in the interest of a united Nigeria without which, the country may no longer exist
The northern leaders said although they believed the South had competent people who could be the next President, the leaders of the Southern and Middlebelt regions must note that they cannot get the Presidential seat by threatening the North with secession.
The Northern leaders further stated that politics had to do with negotiations and convincing others why they should vote for a particular person or group.
They, therefore, maintained that Southerners must adopt this approach if they want to produce a successor to the current President.
Speaking with Our Correspondent in Abuja, the spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, said: “It is a sad reflection of how…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper