Presidency Must Go To South-East In 2023, Edwin Clark Says. This was made known when a presidential aspirant, Anyim Pius Anyim visited him on Friday
the Elder statesman and leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, in the person of Chief Edwin Clark, has insisted and made it clear that the South-East geopolitical zone must without delay produce the next president of Nigeria.
Clark gave strong encouragement to Anyim to work hard with other leaders across the country so as to build consensus for equity and unity in Nigeria, this was in accordance to a statement after the visitation.
Chief, Clark made a strong reaffirmation on his passionate “belief that the presidency of Nigeria in 2023 must, without delay go to the Southern part of Nigeria and indeed to South-East zone”.
In his words:
“I encourage you and others as well to continue the task of persuading and reassuring other Nigerians to share that vision.”
Anyim said to the elder statesman that he was running for the presidency of Nigeria because he definitely understood the challenges facing Nigeria and had what it takes to fix them.
Former Senate President, who is contesting the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, took grace of this opportunity to consult with Clark on the state of the nation and of coz his plan for the future.
In his words,
“I thank God that Chief Edwin Clark will soon be 95 years old and yet he is blessed with phenomenal memory, lucid and curious mind, a benevolent heart, and boundless goodwill for all men. I thank God for your health and will forever cherish your counsel.
“I will dedicate myself with full enthusiasm and conviction to advance the vision of equity in Nigeria, the unity of our nation, the peace and prosperity of all citizens.”
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