As the governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party holds on June 26, one of the frontline guber aspirants, Dr Godwin Maduka, appears to be in pole position to grab the governorship ticket of the Party. Maduka's recent political romance with the leader of the party and former governor of the State, Mr. Peter Obi, is sending shivers down the spines of other PDP governorship aspirants.
Peter Obi is one of the Nigerian Politicians who has shown us the meaning of kindness, most people find it out to believe that he is an Ex-Governor because of the way he interact with people. It is good to know that Peter Obi is not the only kind person in his family, he is also blessed with a great wife who has done a lot for Nigerians.
Towards 2023 General elections, major political parties are considering who will bear the flags of their parties to the polls with victory. In this context, presidential election is keen and it garner more attentions than any other elected positions in the country. At the Presidential level, currently in Nigeria, the two major political parties who hold grounds to put up a keenly contested elections are the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) and the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP).
The most important objective of Igbo politicians right now is to have one of them as the president of the country. The third largest ethnic group in Nigeria has not tasted power since 1999 when the country became democratic again. Even the people of southeastern Nigeria have argued that they are being sidelined.
The Igbo people are grossly underrepresented in the political system of the country. Since 1999 the people have not got an opportunity to rule the country because the leading political parties didn't present Igbo politicians as the candidates for the presidential election. Yet the agitations for Igbo presidency continue to gain momentum and demands for the presidency are always high.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo should nominate two former governors in Nigeria for the post of president and vice president ahead of the incoming presidential election under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is one of the strongest members of the party who have been very loyal to the interest of the party.
In the year twenty twenty-three, another presidential election will take place in Nigeria and the opposition party needs to prepare for it. The National Working Committee (NWC) members of the Peoples Democratic (PDP) headed by Prince Uche Secondus should nominate two top politicians that can be paired with Peter Obi ahead of the 2023 presidential election.
1. Senator Adewolu Ladoja The Ibadan born politician , was one of the best Governor Oyo State has ever produced , he was removed by the Oyo State house of Assembly due to differences between the Governor and his political Godfather , Alhaji Lamidi Adedibu . By August 2004 the Governor and his Godfather has started clashing over the way Government appointment are being shared.
The members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) needs to focus on the choice of a candidate that will be representing the interest of the party in the next presidential election which will hold in February 2023. The opposition party used to be a strong and vibrant party prior to the formation of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the year twenty fourteen.
Slowly but surely, the momentum for the 2023 general elections is building up. The Politicians are beginning to form camps and create alignments based on common interest and ambitions. And in the coming months, the political scene is expected to dramatically change as the year draws to a close and the major political parties begin to approach their primaries where the party flag bearers are expected to emerge.
Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has a major task to do for his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP which can boost his chances of emerging President in 2023. PDP vowed to fight the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in 2023 with a view to grabbing power from the ruling party.
Peter Obi needs to approach some politicians in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for him to secure the presidential ticket of the party ahead of the incoming general election in the year 2023. There are some political stalwarts in the opposition party that Peter Obi should approach for him to secure the party's ticket.
As 2023 Presidential election is fast approaching, various politicians with interest to the highest office in the land have started to make moves. Even though there is no zoning arrangements in the constitution with regards to which region produces a candidate in a Presidential elections, there is an understanding by many Nigerians that a Southerner should emerge the president in 2023 considering the fact that the current President, Muhammadu Buhari is from the North.
The former Governor of Anambra State , Chief Peter Obi is definitely not someone that can be pushed away , when it comes to Nigeria politics . He is a well known politician , he was the vice presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party ( PDP ) in the 2019 Presidential election .
The assignment that Bukola Saraki is carrying out for the PDP might be a sign that he would lead the political party for the 2023 presidential election powerfully. The former Kwara State governor is leading a reconciliation committee to settle every form of internal crises of the party across the country amicably.
Nigerians are still thinking of who will become the next President of the country come 2023 with the hope that things will improve for good for the common man. With the way things are going in Nigeria, almost everybody is blaming the current leadership for all the woes plaguing the country especially the worsening insecurity, widespread killings, bad economy, massive unemployment, job losses, poor standard of living, rising inflation leading to high cost of living among other problems.
Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan should contribute to the progress of the party by endorsing two former governors in Nigeria for the post of president and vice president of the country. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan was once a president of Nigeria and he should be able to know those politicians that qualify for the two posts ahead of the upcoming presidential election in the year 2023.
With 2023 just by the corner, a lot of attention and plans have started being layed on ground and handwriting put on walls for all to see. Nigerias President Buhari won a final(and second) term in office in 2019 with deep backing amassing from the northern part of the Nigeria, with a whopping 77 percent of the 15 million votes he garnered coming from there.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) needs to consider two states for the post of president and vice president in the upcoming general election. The choice of states where the flag bearers of the party are from is one of the factors that usually determine how people will turn out for the election.
Academics and political figures praised the first elected Governor of Lagos State, Late Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande, for the wonderful legacy he left behind, while also encouraging Nigerian politicians to learn from his selfless leadership style. Leaders from all walks of life hailed Jakande's s merits at a memorial lecture held by the Federal Social Democrats in his honor at the Radisson Blu Hotels in Ikeja.