The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has on Wednesday, warned the Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN, over the mandatory 2023 Southern Presidency, Page 36 learnt.
Recall, that Governor Akeredolu reiterated the earlier stance of the Southern Governors Forum, in 2021, on Tuesday, that any political party that fields a Northern Presidential Candidate for the 2023 elections, will lose and will not receive their support.
Reacting however, the ACF through its National Publicity Secretary, Emmanuel Yawe, said that Governor Akeredolu must to stop issuing threats, warning that intimidation cannot get the South the Presidency, come 2023.
His words: “As a very Senior Lawyer, Governor Akeredolu should know the provisions of the Constitution. It is therefore, not possible for a group of States to come together and say we ‘must’ produce the President. Anybody eying that seat must traverse the country, North and South, to meet the demands of the Constitution.”