Following the campaign for 2023 Presidential ambition of the South-Eastern Nigeria to produce a successor for President Muhammadu Buhari, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide said they have found someone with Nnamdi Azikiwe’s (Zik Of Africa) character.
The group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide said they have found someone who will see Nigeria as his entire Constituency and protect the interests of all Nigerians.
“Igbo Youths are fully aware of the expectations of Nigerians on the personality of Igbo consensus Candidate towards 2023, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide with relevant stakeholders and respected leaders of the Igbo nation present another Owelle Nnamdi Azikwe.
“We have already found Another Zik of Africa, who’s pedigree equals that of the first Zik of Africa, we assure the North, that the New Zik will see Nigeria as his entire Constituency and protect the interests of all Nigerians irrespective of tribe and religion, We will present the New Zik of Africa to Nigeria in 2020.”
The group in a statement signed by Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, also appreciates support given to them by Mallam Balarabe Musa, an elder statesman who drummed support Igbos to produce the next president after Buhari.
Meanwhile, this statement has been countered by Northern Youths group, AREWA, who said the presidency can’t be given to Igbos in a platter of gold, while adding that Igbo can’t be trusted with power.