Sign in
Download Opera News App

northerner

POLITICS

2023 Presidential Election: 3 APC Governors That Might Become Goodluck Jonathan’s VP

It is widely assumed that the two political gladiators in the country are considering zoning their ticket to the south, this is due to the yearnings and callings from some quarters of the country about a possible shift of power to the south. Reports are rife that Goodluck Ebele Jonathan is being lobbied to join the 2023 presidential election.

  1 month ago ago
2023 Presidential Election: 3 APC Governors That Might Become Goodluck Jonathan’s VP

POLITICS

Why Southwest may still produce PDP chairman after Ayu revealed he might resign if North gets ticket

Credit: Vanguard. About one week after some speculative reports claim former Senate President, Iyorchia Ayu had a deal with the Northern stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) before he was picked as the consensus candidate by the region to emerge the next national chairman of the Party, the former Senate president himself has given hints confirming the report of the deal might be true.

  1 month ago ago
Why Southwest may still produce PDP chairman after Ayu revealed he might resign if North gets ticket

POLITICS

2 Severe Consequences Nyesom Wike Listed Nigeria Will Face If A Northerner Succeeds Buhari In 2023

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike is one of the Southern Governors who are not happy that the North doesn't believe that the next President of Nigeria should be a Southerner. Photo Credit: Vanguard Even in the PDP Governors Forum where he belongs, he has continued to push for the emergence of the Northern National Chairman of the PDP so that the South will be in the position to produce the 2023 presidential candidate of the PDP.

  2 months ago ago
2 Severe Consequences Nyesom Wike Listed Nigeria Will Face If A Northerner Succeeds Buhari In 2023

POLITICS

Heaven Will Fall, Joe Igbokwe Tells Northern Elders On The Choice Of Buhari's Successor

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Joe Igbokwe, has told the Northern Elders Forum, (NEF), that heaven will fall if another Northerner succeeds President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Buhari, who is a northerner, is set to complete his two terms in 2023 and there have been arguments over who succeeds him by the two regions.

  2 months ago ago
Heaven Will Fall, Joe Igbokwe Tells Northern Elders On The Choice Of Buhari's Successor

POLITICS

How Wike Unknowingly Made Comments That Suggest He May Be Interested In Contesting For President

There have been speculations that Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State is nursing presidential ambition in 2023. By 2023, Wike would complete his second term in office as Governor. The speculation that he is interested in contesting for President has been on and it became more serious when he joined forces to push for the removal of the National Chairman of his party, Prince Uche Secondus.

  2 months ago ago
How Wike Unknowingly Made Comments That Suggest He May Be Interested In Contesting For President

POLITICS

Why APC May Regret If It Fields A Southerner As Top Northern Gov Makes Revelation On 2023 Presidency

The 2023 presidential election is less than two years from and political parties have started preparing ahead of it. The ruling All Progressives Congress has scheduled its state congress after which the national convention will take place. The APC appear to be looking towards the South to pick its presidential candidate.

  2 months ago ago
Why APC May Regret If It Fields A Southerner As Top Northern Gov Makes Revelation On 2023 Presidency

POLITICS

One Suitable Position For Goodluck Jonathan If He Remains In PDP Till 2023

The 2023 presidential election is fast approaching, and politicians have started an unofficial campaign by forming alliances across the country. According to speculation, the All Progressive Congress is considering giving its presidential ticket to former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. The ruling party is considering placing a Northerner as a running mate with the former president in 2023.

  2 months ago ago
One Suitable Position For Goodluck Jonathan If He Remains In PDP Till 2023

POLITICS

Why South-West PDP Plan To Vie For 2023 PDP Presidential Ticket Despite Getting Chairmanship Slot

The zoning committee of the People's Democratic Party headed by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi is about to submit its recommendations to the party. Sources close to the committee has stated that the PDP has zoned its National Chairman slot to the South-West. This is expected because the South-West is the only zone that has not produced the national chairman of the PDP since the party was formed in 1998.

  2 months ago ago
Why South-West PDP Plan To Vie For 2023 PDP Presidential Ticket Despite Getting Chairmanship Slot

POLITICS

3 Reasons Why It Is Wrong To Say Heaven Will Not Fall If The 2023 Presidency Goes Back To The North

It is common knowledge that the issue of the region to produce the next President of Nigeria has continued to be debated between the North and South. Not long ago, we read a report that the Southern Governors have agreed to insist on the zoning of the 2023 Presidency to the Southern region.

  2 months ago ago
3 Reasons Why It Is Wrong To Say Heaven Will Not Fall If The 2023 Presidency Goes Back To The North

POLITICS

Rotational Presidency: Check Out One Big Fear Northern Elites Have For Southern Presidency

The political understanding to compensate the South-West region of the country, which is in line with the annulment of the 1993 presidential election won by late Bashorun M. K. O Abiola and his subsequent death in detention while insisting on actualizing his mandate, gave birth to the idea of rotational presidency between the North and Southern part of Nigeria.

  1 month ago ago
Rotational Presidency: Check Out One Big Fear Northern Elites Have For Southern Presidency

POLITICS

2023: 2 Major Reasons Why The North May Continue To Oppose Southern Presidency Despite SGF's Demand

No doubts, in recent days, many political stakeholders have continued to make their positions known, over the agitation for Southern Presidency being demanded by Southern Governors' Forum. Photo Credit: PMNews However, while many prominent Southern politicians is in support of this resolution, many Northern groups including Northern Elders Forum and leaders, have expressed opposition to the demand, saying heaven will not fall if a Northerner emerges next president.

  2 months ago ago
2023: 2 Major Reasons Why The North May Continue To Oppose Southern Presidency Despite SGF's Demand

POLITICS

Consequences The South May Likely Face If Power Remains In The North By 2023

Based on popular opinions, speculations and even demands, the 2023 Nigerian general elections might see a Southerner emerge as President of the country, a development that has so much been longed for by most southerners. However, if by chance this doesn't work out, and a Northerner emerges again as President, then below are 2 consequences the south is likely to face.

  2 months ago ago
Consequences The South May Likely Face If Power Remains In The North By 2023

POLITICS

One Statement Made By PANDEF About The Zoning of Presidency That Northerners May Disagree With.

The zoning of the Presidency has been one of the trendy topics in Nigeria that has caused numerous reactions and debates between the people of southern Nigeria and the northerners. Many politicians, groups, and citizens of the southern region believe Nigeria should continue the practice of zoning the presidency, which seems to be an unwritten constitution of Nigeria because it was done in 1999 when the giant political parties in Nigeria zoned their presidential tickets to the south, and in 2019 when both giant political parties also consider the north as the most viable region to rule Nigeria.

  1 month ago ago
One Statement Made By PANDEF About The Zoning of Presidency That Northerners May Disagree With.

POLITICS

One Available Position For Goodluck Jonathan If He Stays In PDP Till 2023

The presidential election of 2023 is rapidly approaching, and politicians across the country have begun an unofficial campaign and mobilisation. According to reports, the All Progressive Congress is considering nominating former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan for the presidency in 2023. The ruling party is considering pairing a Northerner with the former president for its presidency tickets.

  2 months ago ago
One Available Position For Goodluck Jonathan If He Stays In PDP Till 2023

POLITICS

What Gives Hakeem Baba-Ahmed Confidence To Say Heaven Won't Fall If Another Northerner Is Elected As President?

Yesterday, the spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) was quoted as saying that the Heavens will not fall if another Northerner is elected as the President of Nigeria in the forthcoming 2023 Presidential election. Photo Credit: Arise News The statement caught many Nigerians by surprise.

  2 months ago ago
What Gives Hakeem Baba-Ahmed Confidence To Say Heaven Won't Fall If Another Northerner Is Elected As President?

POLITICS

POWER ROTATION: Will Southerners Accept Northern Elders' 3 Conditions Regarding Buhari's Successor?

Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, the spokesman for the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), has set some conditions for a politician from the South to become the next president. The Northern Elders had said Heaven won't fall if a Northerner becomes the president of Nigeria in 2023. On Arise TV on Tuesday, Baba-Ahmed urged Nigerians to look beyond religious and ethnic sentiments in the run-up to the 2023 general elections.

  2 months ago ago
POWER ROTATION: Will Southerners Accept Northern Elders' 3 Conditions Regarding Buhari's Successor?

POLITICS

3 Pitfalls The PDP Should Avoid After Its Governors Voted In Favour of a Northern Chairman

It is no longer news that the Governors elected under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), recently voted in favour of having a Northerner as the party’s chairman. There is no doubt that the decision to vote in favour of a Northern Chairman, is based on the need to ensure that a Southerner emerges as the party’s flag-bearer in the 2023 presidential election.

  2 months ago ago
3 Pitfalls The PDP Should Avoid After Its Governors Voted In Favour of a Northern Chairman

POLITICS

3 Conditions Given By Northern Elders For a Southern President, And Jonathan’s Chances of a Return

It is no longer a secret that the North and Southern regions are currently at loggerheads over the issue of where Nigeria’s president should come from in 2023. With the next election remaining less than two years away, the two religions continued to claim to be the rightful region to produce the person that would take over the mantle of leadership from President Muhammadu Buhari.

  2 months ago ago
3 Conditions Given By Northern Elders For a Southern President, And Jonathan’s Chances of a Return

POLITICS

Opinion: A Northerner may emerge APC's Presidential Candidate if party does not insist on Igbo Presidency

A Northerner may emerge as the All Progressive Congress's candidate in the 2023 Presidential election if the party does not insist on Igbo Presidency. Several Nigerians from the South East region have been calling for an Igbo president in 2023. Most of them said that an Igbo president will stop the various agitations in the region and also unite the country.

  2 months ago ago
Opinion: A Northerner may emerge APC's Presidential Candidate if party does not insist on Igbo Presidency

POLITICS

Any Conspiracy To Stop The North From Fielding A Presidential Candidate Will Be Resisted - CNG Says

The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has stated no conspiracy in whatever form will stop the north from fielding a candidate for the 2023 presidential election. Recall that the south has insisted that their region must produce the next president after Muhammadu Buhari but it has been rejected by their northern counterpart.

  2 months ago ago
Any Conspiracy To Stop The North From Fielding A Presidential Candidate Will Be Resisted - CNG Says