5th May, 2022
Senator Ibikunle Amosun, representing Ogun Central, has officially joined the race for the office of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2023.
Former Ogun State Governor Thursday, made the declaration at the Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Centre, Central Business District (CBD), Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Amosun joined the likes of Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation; and Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment; Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, to formally declare to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.
Recall that Adams Oshiomhole, former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC); and Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi on Wednesday declared their interest to contest the for president in 2023.
Oshiomhole said he was contesting to set Nigeria on the path of greatness.
The APC special presidential convention is scheduled to hold from Monday, May 30, to Wednesday, June 1.