Former Governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau, has stated Nigeria’s subsequent president ought to come from the Southern a part of the nation.
Talking on Channels Tv on Thursday, Shekarau famous that by 2023, President Muhammadu Buhari who’s from the northern a part of the nation, would have been in energy for eight years, and “frequent sense tells one which we must always look the opposite facet, to the Southern a part of Nigeria”.
When requested about his place on the rising name for a South-East presidency in 2023, he stated, “I don’t name it zoning, I’d slightly name it some balancing. There needs to be some sense of belonging. There may be what I name the structure of frequent sense.
“The Structure of Nigeria or the structure of any of the political events didn’t say if I’m from the North, my operating mate have to be from the South. It’s not written but when in the present day, I’m a presidential candidate from Kano and I let you know my operating mate is from Bauchi, you’ll say one thing is unsuitable with me.
“The presidency has simply been from the North for eight years. Frequent sense tells us that we must always take a look at the opposite facet, to the Southern a part of Nigeria. We must always recognise the North and the South, that is elementary geography and historical past.
“Notion is what you need to carry alongside. In case you proceed to dominate on one explicit facet, the notion from the opposite facet is, ‘What about me?’”