I’m Sure No Right-thinking Nigerian Will Support Igbo Presidency — Buhari’s Ex-aide

A former Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Assembly Matters, Abdurrahman Sumaila, has claimed that no right-thinking Nigerian will help the candidature of any South-East politician vying for the presidency in 2023.

Sumaila made this recognized in a press release he issued to newsmen in Kano on Thursday.


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According to him, the extant state of affairs within the southeast is a sign that the area can’t be entrusted with the nation’s management.

He stated, “With these atrocities committed by the South-East people on record, how can Nigerians entrust them to govern us? I am sure not a single right-thinking Nigerian will endanger his life to support the candidature of any South-East politician contesting for presidency come 2023 general elections.”

Sumaila additionally acknowledged that it has now turn out to be clear that the motive behind the assaults is to trigger anarchy within the nation. 

He lamented that “the perpetrators of the attacks must understand that if there is chaos in the country, then nobody including the perpetrators can escape”.

He urged elders within the South-East to publicly denounce the continued assaults by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) or be thought of complicit within the dastardly act.

The ex-presidential aide stated till the Southern elite makes their place particular, Nigerians would think about them half and parcel of the assaults being carried out within the area by armed militia.

“The elite in the South-East should borrow a leaf from their northern counterparts such as Arewa Consultative Forum and Northern Elders Forum, who have been persistently condemning the activities of Boko Haram fighters and bandits in the North,” he stated.

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