According to the senator who’s a member of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), zoning or rotation of the nation’s presidency, shouldn’t be within the structure.
“Nowhere within the Nigerian structure does it say we must always zone any public workplace. There is federal character, however not that events should zone positions for presidency throughout election,” Adamu mentioned throughout a press briefing in Abuja.
“Yes, any person is saying the east has not had a president. I agree and I sympathise. But the structure says you possibly can solely turn into president by way of the poll field.
“We have been saying it throughout elections that each vote should rely. So, why would you like to zone?
“Let us simply go by benefit. Let each occasion discover a manner of promoting itself in a way that can garner the type of votes that can win the election. It is so simple as that.
“Do we have now something like that within the American structure? Are we extra democratic than the Americans?
“It is democracy. Why would you like to change it? Wishful considering solely. How do you zone it?,” he added.
Certain politicians from the north have expressed related sentiments forward of the 2023 normal election.