As the call for Igbo presidency come 2023 gathers momentum, a group known as a Representative of new Realities and Possibility has called on the former Governor of Abia state and the senator representing Abia North in the red chambers, Senator Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu to throw his weight in the ring for 2023 presidency.
In a communiqué issued at Awka, Anambra state and jointly signed by the National Coordinator of the group, Chief Bedford Nwankwo, the National Women leader, Kulu Anka, South East Coordinator, Engr. Ihejika Chukwuagozie, South West coordinator, Lukman Adeyemi, and Northern Coordinator, Mr. Idris suleman Tanko, the group said that Kalu’ s contribution to national development, patriotism and detribalised antecedents are virtues that stand him out as a man who the cap fits.
According to the statement, “Dr Orji kalu is an astute Nigerian, capable of uniting the country as a president if given the opportunity by 2023.
” He is a representative of new realities and possibilities.
” Senator Dr Orji kalu has made some tremendous efforts in building the APC in south east. His efforts in bringing in the south East into the mainstream Nigeria politics cannot go unnoticed.
“He is a man of character and strength and has represented not just his senatorial district but his state and south east in general with utmost commitment and effectiveness in building bridges between the Igbo and other groups in Nigeria all for the purpose of peace and mutual coexistence for the benefit of all and sundry.
“This pan Nigerianism marks him out as a true patriots of great distinction and accomplishment”.