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2023 APC Vice-presidential Ticket: Six Northern Politicians To Watch Out

As the 2023 General Elections gathers momentum, The Agitations for a Southern Presidential Candidate is gradually gaining weight in the ruling All Progressives Congress. If the party finally concede it's Presidential Ticket to the South, Below are some Potential Politicians in the Northern Region to watch out as the likely APC Vice-presidential Candidate in 2023.

Boss Mustapha 

Mustapha has been in Active Politics since the 80's, He was a Member of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) during the Third Republic, likewise that of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) where Mustapha served as Deputy National Chairman. Currently the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), The 65years-old APC Chieftain has a Rich Experience in Politics. He served as a Member of the Consistuent Assembly, a body that drafted the Third Republic Consistution.

Simon Lalong 

Lalong is a Second-term Governor in Plateau State. Equally, he currently serves as Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum. It is in the public domain that the North-Central Geo-political Zone has been marginalized since 1999. 

Yakubu Dogara 

Dogara served as the 14th Speaker of the House of Representatives between 2015 and 2019. The Bauchi State-born Lawyer turned Politician is a Fourth-term Lawmaker representing Bogoro/Dass/Tafawa Balewa Federal Consistuency in the House of Representatives. Dogara is one of the Prominent Northern Christian in the Political Circle.

Abdullahi Ganduje

Politics is a game of Numbers, According to the Statistics released by INEC in 2019, Kano State is the Second State with the Highest Voting Strength in Nigeria after Lagos State. Thus, The Incumbent Governor of the State, Abdullahi Ganduje is One of the Top Politicians To watch out for the 2023 APC Vice-presidential Ticket. 

Nasir El-rufai 

El-rufai has been in active politics since 1998, he has a vast knowledge of Politics, he has held several Bureaucratic and Political Positions. Equally, He has a cordial relationship with Top Politicians in Nigeria. Coupled with his Political Experience is the fact that his State, Kaduna where he currently serves as Governor has a huge voting strength. 

Babagana Zulum 

Zulum in household Name in the Northern Region especially in Borno State where he currently serves as Governor. The Academician turned Politician came into politcal limelight in 2015 following his appointment as the Commissioner for Reconstruction, Resettlement and Rehabilitation in Borno State. He has a National Reputation due to his landmark Achievements in the State despite the Insecurity menace.

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