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2023: Bamgbose tackles Arewa Youths for saying another northern must succeed Buhari




Barrister Olusegun Bamgbose, Esq., Nationwide Coordinator, Involved Advocates for Good Governance, CAGG, has lambasted the Arewa Youth Consultative Discussion board, AYCF, for saying {that a} northerner will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari come 2023.


The AYCF had vowed to make sure the Northern a part of the nation produces the following president in 2023.

AYCF Nationwide President, Yerima Shettima stated the North would mobilise folks of the area to get their Everlasting Voters Playing cards, PVCs, to vote for a presidential candidate from the area.

Talking with DAILY POST, Shettima stated since politics is a recreation of numbers, the North would mobilise and guarantee they produce Nigeria’s subsequent president.

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However Bamgbose believes it’s irresponsible and really insensitive for anybody to make such an assertion, including that Yerima should be a joker and a daydreamer to have made such an costly assertion able to overheating the polity.

“I sincerely doubt if he has the precise to talk for the North.

“He can’t make such an unpatriotic assertion. One wonders the reasoning and the rationale behind such a press release at this vital level of Nigeria’s political historical past,” Bamgbose, a 2023 presidential hopeful, informed DAILY POST on Saturday.

“He appears to lack the right understanding of the dynamics of Nigerian politics. He must be correctly educated that no Northerner has ever emerged as President of this nation with out the assist of the Southerners.

“Shehu Shagari of blessed reminiscence wouldn’t have been the primary govt President of Nigeria with out the assist of the South, the identical applies to Musa Yar’adua.

“President Buhari, although extremely popular within the North, misplaced thrice as a result of he couldn’t safe the assist of the South. He gained in 2015, not essentially as a result of the North supported him, however as a result of the South West stood by him.

“It’s due to this fact irrational for anybody to imagine that the North can at all times have its manner. Not all, as that can be politically infantile. One will urge Yerima to cease appearing like a political jobber.

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“There is no such thing as a going again, the South should have the Presidency come 2023. It’s not negotiable. It’s irrelevant whether or not the rotational presidency was written down or not.

“It’s simply and equitable for a Southerner to emerge as President in 2023. The unity of this nation can’t be assured the place fairness, equity, and justice gained’t be allowed to carry sway.”

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