Mr. Osita Okechukwu, who is the Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), disclosed on Sunday, that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will likely zone the presidential post to the South East region in 2023.

Mr. Osita revealed this in Enugu at the APC expanded caucus meeting of the party and was held at the APC Secretariat.

Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), stated that, for equity, justice and good conscience, which the party was identified for, it would zone the presidential post to the Southeast region.

Mr. Osita noted that a Nigeria President of Igbo business ideology would bring his entrepreneurial spirit to convert the country’s economy.

Mr.Osita asked on the party members to join him in acclaim the party chairman, Nwoye, for his measures in bringing together the party and unit aggrieved members such as pioneer chairman, A. C. Ude and pioneer women leader, Queen Nwankwo among others.

He said that APC has only one executive committee in the state led by Nwoye and appeal members to work to consolidate the new found peace and unity.

“I assure other Nigerians that Ndigbo will bring their entrepreneurial spirit to transform the country.

“At home I want you to embrace the agricultural project of the federal government as part of President Muhammadu Buhari’s agro revolution. Federal government will provide the necessary incentives like seedlings, fertilizer, tractors as well as agro processing centered,” he said.

The meeting attending by party leaders, including the Director General, Voice of Nigeria, Osita Okechukwu, former South East Zonal vice chairman of the party, Emma Iheukwu, the state Chairman of the party, Nwoye, leaders of the party in all the 260 wards of the state, also resolved to participate effectively in the bye-election for Isi-Uzo assembly election scheduled for September 31st by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

Addressing the meeting, the State chairman of the party, Dr. Ben Nwoye said that for the first time the party was poised to produce the state Assembly member from Isi-Uzo local government area.

The election will hold on October, 31, 2020.

He called on all party faithful and stakeholders to use the coming by-election to demonstrate their support for the party.

“People hoping to grab political position in 2023 are dreamers. We have to first take over Isi-Uzo as a demonstration of our readiness to take over Enugu state in 2023. So every hand must be on deck to achieve this.

“There is a difference between political association and political party. Political association are noise makers but political party are those who participate and support candidates in elections,” he said.

The immediate former national vice chairman South East, Chief Emma Eneukwu expressed happiness for the peace initiatives of Dr. Nwoye which he said saw to the reconciliation of aggrieved party members.

He also urged for unity of purpose to make the party win the coming state assembly by-election and other elections in 2023.

Highlight of the meeting was a vote of confidence passed on the state chairman, Dr. Nwoye and members of the State working committee.

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