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2023:northerners Can’t Be Forced To Vote Southern President – Baba-ahmed

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•Blames Buhari for rise of Kanu,Igboho,others

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The National Publicity Secretary of the influential Northern Elders Forum (NEF),Dr.Hakeem Baba-Ahmed has branded proponents of  a southern president in 2023 as lazy politicians who are looking for a shortcut to power.

Baba-Ahmed says while there is nothing  wrong in having a southerner  as Nigeria’s leader  in 2023, those seeking the office and their supporters should launch into ” the hard work of persuading Northerners ” and other Nigerians  to vote for them.

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Such aspirants,he says, should assure  voters   that when they eventually get into office they will not become   ” southern or northern president, but a Nigerian president.”

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“We don’t want another tribal or regional president,” he told The Nation in an interview in Kaduna.

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In his view Nigeria’s  real challenge is having  a “political leadership that is completely undeserving to be leading this country,” and not rotational presidency.

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According to the  former Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), voters should be allowed to decide who rules them.

“Power does not return or go anywhere, power is determined by voters; this is why we have a democratic process, we are a democratic country,” he said in response to a question on the recent call by Southern governors that the presidency should return to the south after President Muhammadu Buhari’s tenure in 2023.

He adds: ” Voters should decide who they want to vote for.

“Since 1999, Nigerians have been voting; we voted a southern president in 1999 to 2007, we then voted a northern president in 2007 who ruled for only two years and a southern president completed his tenure and was voted again in 2011.

“Then, we voted a northern president in 2015. In all these times, it was the power of the voters that determined who becomes the President.Votes don’t carry regional connotation.

“The democratic process says Nigerians should exercise right, that every Nigerian above the age of 18 is qualified to vote for who they want to be president, that is it. You cannot arm-twist that provision.”

He says even if the political class  decides that  presidential candidates in the next election must come from the south,it cannot “insist that voters from the northern part of the country must vote a southern candidate or that all political parties must field southern candidates.”

Continuing,he says: If we have five parties and one of the parties fields a northern candidate and the northern candidate scores the highest votes, he becomes the President. You cannot force a voter to choose a candidate that is not his choice, just because the candidate comes from a particular region of the country.

“You cannot tie up northern voters completely and totally and say he must not vote for any party that fields a northerner for the position of the president. You need to persuade people, you need to do the hard work of politics.

“People who believe that having a southern presidency is central to the survival of this country should in the name of God get up do the real work of lobbying and politicking and persuade people that the future of this country is contingent on the emergence of a southern president.

“But, you cannot do it by threat, intimidation and blackmail. If you keep pushing this rhetoric that it must be southern president or we will leave this country or the heavens will fall, then northern voters will say, what about my right to choose whoever I want? What do you do with my right? How can you force me to choose a southerner if I have a choice to choose a northerner or southerner?

“That is the point we have been making. You cannot legislate this, it is not in the law.”

Baba-Ahmed believes Buhari is largely responsible for the current separatist agitations in the country by the likes of Nnamdi Kanu of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the Yoruba nation activist,Sunday Igboho.

He says: ” All these arguments we are making about lack of inclusion, abusing our diversity, have their roots in the way in which this President runs his government.People don’t feel belong. And the same people who are saying they are not part of the Buhari’s government are now saying give us this presidency. ”

Buhari,in his view, has failed to “address issues that give chance to irredentists, secessionists, adventurers and killers who ride on this idea that this part of the country does not belong to Nigeria and he has failed to reach out and find a way to integrate them into mainstream political system; that is his job.

“You cannot be indifferent to sentiments in South East, you cannot be indifferent to what is happening in Southwest  and still hope that you can run a safe and secure country.

“You ought to have detected this a long time ago and move to nip it in the bud and assure communities that will ordinarily feel that people like Igboho and Kanu have  a case to make.They have no case to make.

” Every element and every community in Nigeria has been sidelined by incompetence, by indifference and by a president who doesn’t think that it is his job to perform the political role of a leader. So that is the mismanagement that people talk about. It is sad and tragic that we are where we are today when we should be stronger politically.We are not.”

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Tell The Driver To Drop You If You Notice These Things Inside A Keke Napep

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Tell The Driver To Drop You If You Notice These Things Inside A Keke Napep

 

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One of the means of transportation apart from boarding public vehicles is entering or boarding a Keke Napep. Most Keke riders have filled up the transportation business thus making most cities in Nigeria to be filled with Keke Napeps.

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Many Nigerians including me, love boarding Keke Napeps because of how comfortable it is and I am certain most of you are familiar with what I am saying. But like every other thing, criminals, evil people have also made their way into the business to perpetrate evil on unsupecting individuals. In this article, we are going to be having a look at the 3 Things You Should watch out for in every Keke Napep to avoid falling prey to evil doers.

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1. If the Keke Rider and The Passengers ask you to sit in the middle: this is a dangerous movement. Don’t agree simply because they told you to do so because they could also be part of the evil gang planning to either abduct you or use you for any other diabolical purposes. Don’t get me wrong though, I am not saying anytime you are asked to sit in the middle that it means you will be harmed, but take it more seriously when both the rider and the so called passengers collectively ask you to sit in the middle of two other passengers.

They do this most times to make it easier for them to abduct or do something evil to you without been disturbed by your resistance.

 

 

2. If the Keke Rider Tries to Follow an Unnecessary Shortcut: I put it this way because some shortcuts are necessary. Some are unnecessary in the sense that the main road may not be congested and the rider intentionally tries to follow a shortcut, that’s a dangerous move. If you are in such a Keke Napep, immediately the rider tries to divert in a remote shortcut, immediately ask him to alight you if you care about your life.

In some unfortunate cases, the rider takes such people to remote areas and either rapes the person if a lady or abduct the person and ask for ransom from the person’s family. Please this is a serious tip you should take seriously to avoid being hurt.

 

 

3. If Other passengers start discussing something like a business idea and ask for your input: this is another tricky method, most fraudulent Keke riders employ to scam unsuspecting individuals. Most times they make use of charm while discussing and deliberating in the Keke Napep of which immediately you interfere or give your input as regards their discussion, you get charmed and their wish becomes your command.

Immediately you enter a Keke Napep and the passengers start discussing a business idea and start trying their best to get your own idea, please alight from such a ride immediately if you don’t want to scammed. This method has been used to scam alot of individuals off their monies and I decided to share it with my viewers today.

That’s all for now lovely viewers! If you enjoyed the article, kindly follow this handle for more updates. Thanks.

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‘He Stopped Acting for Beer Business’ – See Photos Of Emeka Enyiocha’s Wife and Children

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He Stopped Acting Because Of Beer – Where He Ended Up With His Wife Now

 

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Emeka Enyiocha is one of the most popular and beloved Nollywood actors that entertained us greatly in the past. In the past, he was one of the top performing and talented actors in the movie industry before he stopped for Beer Parlour business.

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According to Emeka, he quit acting for beer business because he wanted to be close to his wife and children. You know acting is one profession that looks very simple from the outside but it’s quite difficult and stressful for the major players. Sometimes, it will make you unable to spend quality time with your family members.

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One of the actors greatly impacted by the acting profession is Emeka Enyiocha, so he had to quit for a while and ventured in beer business so that he can be with his family the more. Though, this article is not purely about his career but showing you photos of his wife and children, I just thought it wise to also tell you why he suddenly varnished from the screen.

Checkout Photos of Actor Emeka Enyiocha’s Wife and Children;

 

 

Emeka enyiocha is not only a talented and good looking actor but also a family man that cares about his family alot. As you can see in the above image, that’s a picture of him and his wife. The couple is also blessed with three beautiful children.

 

 

That’s all for now. I believe this article answered two major questions for you. The reason why he is no longer acting for now and photos of his wife and children. If you enjoyed it, tap the follow button for more updates.

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You Plan To Be A Millionaire Don’t Tell Anyone These 3 Things About Yourself

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You Plan To Be A Millionaire Don’t Tell Anyone These 3 Things About Yourself

 

Many times individuals tend to send information about themselves to people they feel close to them, without understanding that the person can’t take you like you do. I experienced such a horrible experience and that’s why I make this eye-opening essay to my audience.

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In this post I will explain to you the three (3) things you should not disclose anyone about yourself or your life, including family members or blood connections.

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1. Your Future Plans: this information is highly important to your life and you should not attempt and tell anyone. Most of the time, we take our future goals to heart and convince others that it cannot be dangerous or that our ideas are no longer working. Forget about superstition, if people think it would make you greater than they can damage your future goals.

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It is therefore preferable to keep everything to yourself and yourself regarding your future. If you say wrongly or deliberately to the incorrect person about your future intentions, you instantly risk dispersing whatever it is. Just stay quiet about your future ambitions and efforts whether they relate to money or not, something is more personal.

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2. Your financial status: This is another sensitive information that your bank can best provide. It is highly unethical and hazardous to tell anyone even your own blood relationships and siblings about your financial position. It can race; envy, hate can lead to something for these two things. If someone wants you, be aware because someone can even murder you.

So you have to be silent regarding your financial condition or the amount you have in your account. It’s best to know your bank and nobody else. Although it may be special if the person is your spouse, because you are married instantly, the future of the individual becomes your own future thus no secrets are necessary. Besides that, don’t tell anyone else your financial position, whether it a buddy, brother, sister, etc.

3. Your relationship status: may sound embarrassing, but you have to take note of this. Never reveal your relationship status or events in your external relationship. It’s your personal business and it should stay so.

When I say relation I don’t mean if your individual or not simply keep the events or what you face privately and exclusively between you and your spouse. It’s very inappropriate to tell your pals what’s occurring, because it might even lead to jealousy. People envy everything, especially when it flourishes. Don’t get overly enthusiastic and spill all your life out to them.

To tell others all about you might lead to jealously, envy, hate, or cause people to gaze at you. Stay private! Stay private! Follow this manual and share this post for additional updates with your friends. Thanks

 

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