Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, has said that he’s not frightened to run for President on the platform of the All Progressive Congress, APC, alongside Vice President Prof. Yemi Osibanjo and Alhaji Bola Tinibu.
Umahi, who has said his ambition to run for president within the 2023 basic election, has proven his willingness to construct the nation, asserting that he’ll choose up the place President Muhammadu Buhari left off.
In an interview with Channel tv on Tuesday, Umahi said that the southeast geopolitical zone is united and deserves the possibility to run the nation.
Energy, in response to the governor who knowledgeable President Muhammadu Buhari of his intention to run for President, originates from God.
“I consider that it’s God who spoke to me to contest for President underneath the platform of the All Progressive Congress, APC. And I’ve instructed President Muhammadu Buhari of my intention to contest. WE should do something doable to take away ethnicity within the nation.
“ that Mr President is a father. And he believes in given all people equal alternatives to train their religion. And so, you’d anticipate Mr. President to be a person of integrity. He instructed me that individuals who will contest for President should seek the advice of wildly.
“I’m not a thoughts reader and I don’t know what’s within the thoughts of Mr President. If it pleases God, He’ll enter me within the coronary heart of President Muhammadu Buhari and I’ll turn out to be that favoured candidate. However for now, he has not instructed me and I can’t learn his (Buhari) thoughts.
“The reality stays that I can’t deny that there’s sentiment amongst our individuals on the shortage of inclusiveness on the politics of Nigeria. The reality stays that it’s not going to be by power however by dialogues, by persuasion and sitting down with the leaders of this nation and making them see causes. It will be important that we don’t frighten any part of this nation.
“Energy belongs to God. For God to take somebody from Jail and made him the President of this nation, is a daunting miracle than speaking of working for president in opposition to these individuals (Tinibu, Osibanjo) you talked about. I’m not in Jail and I’m not afraid” he said.