The Senator representing the Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas Okorocha on Thursday, mentioned he’ll succeed president Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.
The previous governor of Imo State, acknowledged this when a gaggle of youth below the umbrella of ‘Ahead with Anayo Rochas Okorocha (FOWARO 2023)’ visited him in Abuja, the nations capital.
Okorocha who acknowledged that he had contested for the workplace thrice however failed on the major stage, expressed optimism of profitable the race in 2023.
He mentioned he aspired to change into president of Nigeria way back, stressing that the primary time he picked the presidential ticket was over 20 years again below the platform of ANPP.
“I’ve contested for the workplace of the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria thrice.
“The primary time, l ran when l was very younger; 20 years in the past, and l ran on the platform of ANPP. Later, l ran on the platform of the PDP the place l got here second and the final one was APC in 2014.
“So, l have been within the enterprise of operating for this workplace. This time, will probably be the fourth try. I hope to be the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
“Each time l began, l obtained stopped on the major stage, however this time round when l do run, l should win the race,” he mentioned.
Okorocha is without doubt one of the founding fathers of the All Progressives Congress, APC, which got here into pressure previous to the 2015 common election.
I’ll win presidential race in 2023 – Rochas Okorocha