With less than four years to the next general election, former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Anyim Pius Anyim has said that the time for a Nigerian president of southeast extraction is now.
Anyim, the former president of the senate those calling for Igbo presidency should put in more effort as the time has come to pursue that ambition, The Cable reports.
Speaking at a summit on Friday, December 18, Anyim noted that he is of the opinion that the present-day political interest of the Igbo is to attain the presidency of Nigeria come 2023, adding that it is achieveable.
This development is coming as Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo state stated that the people of the southeast stood a chance of producing the next president of Nigeria if they unite.
The governor advised Igbos to effectively begin to plan how to win the 2023 presidency.