Speaking in an interview with Vanguard few weeks ago, the First Republic Minister of Aviation, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi asserted that about 70 percent of Igbo youths and 60 percent of their elders are in support of Nnamdi Kanu and his proscribed group. This is a clear evidence that almost all the Igbo youths and elders in the southeast are blindly supporting IPOB's agitation without knowing the losses their agitations have cost them so far.
In the South-Eastern part of Nigeria, the agitations by the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) for the release of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu, and the actualisation of Biafra Nation get stronger by the passage of each day. And one of the consequences is the attendant insecurity of lives and property in the process.
Credit: Wikipedia. A Chieftain and former governorship candidate in Adamawa state, Dr Umar Ardo, has revealed why he would support the South over the North to get the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 2023. As Nigerians await where the presidential candidate of the PDP for the 2023 presidential election will come from, some stakeholders of the party have been sharing their opinions on the issue.
Raymond Dokpesi, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, has endorsed Bola Tinubu, the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), for president in 2023. "He is a philanthropist and a generous person. He is a supporter of the common man, and he has helped others to believe in themselves.
Nnamdi Kanu is the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the founder of Eastern Security Network (ESN). Nnamdi Kanu has caused so much tension while seeking the division of Nigeria. The tension is becoming too much to the extent that prominent politicians have started reacting towards it.
Former Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has listed two qualities Nigeria's leader must possess ahead of the 2023 presidential election. Atiku, who is rumoured to be interested in succeeding President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 listed the qualities at the 70th birthday lecture of PDP Chieftain, Chief Raymond Dokpesi.
Although the call for the presidency to return to the Southern part of the country has continued to receive a lot of support from many political chieftains within the region, there seem to be others who strongly believe the Northern region, should continue in the presidency beyond 2023 for certain reasons.
The founder of DAAR communications Chief Raymond Dokpesi appears to be in support that the PDP should zone its 2023 presidential ticket to the North. Before now he has stated that he doesn't see anyone from the South that can win the Presidency for PDP in 2023. Photo Credit: Vanguard
As the 2023 presidential race is getting started, there have been many conversation concerning power rotation from the North to the southern part of Nigeria immediately President Buhari is done with his tenure. While some people are agitating for the presidency to come from Southeast, others are skeptical for power to get to the eastern region due to some reasons.
According to reports we obtained from Sahara Reporters, the former Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, has on Monday, made series of statements concerning the demands for an Igbo President in 2023, and how the agitations for Biafra stand to mitigate such demands.
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Raymond Dokpesi, has said he would not rest until Nigeria becomes a better country for all citizens. The chairman Emeritus of DAAR Communications Plc, made the remarks at a birthday lecture and book presentation as part of activities to mark his 70th birthday on Friday, October 22, in Abuja, Leadership reports.
Dokpesi's Statement About Igbo Presidency/Biafra Agitations:A Reason For Igbos To Avoid Joining IPOB
The 2023 presidential election has raised a lot of arguments within the country, the Igbos residing in the Southeast region believe that it's their turn to produce the next president of Nigeria. This is because they have not produced a president since Nigeria became a democratic nation in 1999.
Court Orders Dokpesi’s Removal From EFCC Watch List A Federal High Court in Abuja Monday ordered removal of the founder of Daar Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi, from the watch list of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Justice John Tsoho held that there was no justification to continue keeping Dokpesi’s name on the list since there is no criminal charges or allegations pending against him.
picture.credit.collagen.com South East Nigeria is supposed to produce the next president of Nigeria in 2023, but as things are unfolding, it is likely that the vision may not see the light of the day. If not, why would the north desire to contest the ticket of the presidential candidate of the PDP?
It has been reported that Ohanaeze Ndigbo has berated a social media mogul, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, over an assertion credited to him that no South-East candidate or even the South as a whole could win the presidency in 2023 election under the platform of the People Democratic Party, PDP.
Former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said Nigeria needs a leader that would reform the economy and ensure stability, adding that he is the right man for the job. Abubakar stated this on Thursday, October 20 in Abuja at the 70th birthday lecture and book presentation of the media mogul and politician, High Chief Raymond Dokpesi.
Photos Credit: Google Ohanaeze tackles Dokpesi over ‘no southern candidate can win presidency’ comment The apex Igbo social - cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has described as ‘unfortunate’ the comment of the Chairman, Daar Communications Ltd, Raymond Dokpesi, who said that there is no candidate in the South East or in the entire South that can win the presidency in 2023 under the Peoples Democratic Party.
The founder of DAAR Communications, High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, has revealed how the secessionist agitation for Biafra by Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB), has affected the chances of the southeast in producing a Nigerian president. He said the belief by some Nigerians was that the IPOB leader would force a Nigerian president of Igbo origin to declare Biafra.
What Ohanaeze Said After Dokpesi Claimed That ”No Southern Politician Could Win Presidency For PDP”.
As the 2023 presidential election approaches, one of the most hotly debated issues in Nigeria is the rotation of the presidency, in which many northern and southern groups and politicians refuse to back down for themselves. However, Raymond Dokpesi, the Chairman of Daar Communications Ltd, stated that no south-east or southern candidate can ever become president of Nigeria under the People's Democratic Party in 2023, because many of them are not well known and cannot get adequate support from the north.
Mr. Raymond Dokpesi has thrown his weight behind the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Bola Tinubu, for the 2023 presidency. Speaking further on Saturday, Mr. Dokpesi, stated that he is a philanthropist, he is kind-hearted. He is supportive of the ordinary person available, and he has brought about bringing hope to people.