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2023 presidency: Democracy is about number, North must produce Buhari’s successor – Arewa youths insist




The Arewa Youths Consultative Discussion board, AYCF, has 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 individuals 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 sport of numbers, the North would mobilise and guarantee they produced Nigeria’s subsequent president.

Countering the decision by Southerners for rotational presidency, Shettima stated the North would produce a youthful and succesful president in 2023.

He stated: “We are going to mobilize our individuals to get their PVCs as a result of democracy is all about numbers and we’ll get the numbers that can give us the following president of this nation, no going again on it.

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“Southern governors must convey their heads down and foyer, let’s discuss, agree and cut price as a result of democracy is all about lobbying, understanding and respect for each other, not by intimidating anyone.

“We might push for Nigeria’s president from Northern extraction, we aren’t in search of Southern presidency the best way they’re in search of it, we’re in search of the president of the nation from Northern extraction.

“He could be skilled, youthful with capability and one thing to supply and we’ll construct synergy.”

On the difficulty of ban on open grazing, the AYCF Nationwide President stated the Southern governors reserved the correct to take such a call.

He, nevertheless, charged Northern governors to make provisions for herders to return to the North and proceed their enterprise.

Shettima additionally stated Northern governors ought to have legal guidelines that may cease Southerners residing within the North concerned in adverse companies.

“The difficulty of open grazing is a private challenge, so if on the finish of the day, the governors really feel they don’t need anyone to graze inside their territory, then they’ve that proper to take action.

“However, the Northern governors may even look into different sectors and companies owned by Southerners that painting negativity to our youths within the North. They need to make a legislation that may cease them.

“The Northern governors ought to be brave sufficient to supply lands for them to allow them to convey again their cattle again to the North to do their grazing,” he stated.

Recall that Shettima had declared the North nonetheless had 4 years to rule Nigeria on the finish of President Muhammadu Buhari’s tenure in 2023.

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