Southern governors have jointly agreed that Nigeria’s next president should emerge from the southern region.
The governors also set September 1, 2021, as the deadline for the promulgation of anti-open grazing law among its member states.
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Chairman of the Southern Governors’ Forum, Rotimi Akeredolu, stated this on Monday while reading from a communique jointly signed by the governors after a closed-door meeting in Alausa, Lagos State.
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“The Forum reiterates its commitment to the politics of equity, fairness and unanimously agrees that the presidency of Nigeria be rotated between Southern and Northern Nigeria and resolved that the next president of Nigeria should emerge from the Southern Region,” Governor Akeredolu said on behalf of the governors.
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