All the Governors in Southeast zone have asked all the political parties in the country to pick their suitable 2023 presidential candidates from the southeast zone.
According to report, Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State, the chairman of the Southeast Governors Forum made the call on Friday, October 8.
All Southeast governors have asked political parties in the Nigeria to pick their suitable 2023 presidential candidates from the southeast zone.
Umahi the chairman of the Southeast Governors Forum, also noted that the Igbo-dominated region has sacrificed a lot and must be allowed to produce the next president of the country whether through zoning or not.
Report also has it that the governors made this known during a prayer summit organised by the state government at the Ecumenical Centre, Abakaliki.
Governor Umahi further called for the integration of the zone in the affairs of the country, reiterating that Nigeria must treat the southeast fairly and equitably.
The southeast region is no longer interested in Biafra but wants to belong to fair play and equitable Nigeria, Umahi added.