Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has shown support for an Igbo Presidency in the forthcoming elections.
Obasanjo, while receiving a 2023 Presidential aspirant, Mao Ohuabunwa on Thursday in Abeokuta said it was time for reconciliation in Nigeria by supporting a president from the Southeast region to emerge in 2023.
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The former president stated that southeasterners can bring a lot to the table if elected.
“Beyond bringing unity to Nigeria or being the cement that holds Nigeria together, I believe that Southeasterners can model hard work and entrepreneurship.
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“This will help in wealth creation and fight against poverty, which is ravaging Nigeria,”Obasanjo said.
He warned Ohuabunwa that running for Presidency is a tough job.