Browsing: Chief Edwin Clark

The group’s assertion came after the elder-statesman levelled various allegations of impropriety against Okowa, including the diversion of N1.7 trillion revenue that accrued to the state between 2015 and 2023.

The situation in Nigeria is that without the support of other regions, it would amount to a shadow chase for a South Easterner to be President. This is the reason I have been in the frontline of the call that the two major political parties, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) should zone their presidential tickets to the South East as they did for the South West in 1999. In the absence of this zoning, I shall return to the Senate and stay away from the presidential contest. The reality is that the North is more advantageous to win elections in this democratic setting.