Nnia Nwodo, the President-General of Igbo apex socio-political group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has reacted to statement attributed to Mallam Mamman Daura, a person considered to be the head of the presidential ‘cabal.
Naija news reported that Mamman Daura in an interview with BBC Hausa Service was quoted to have said that the election of the president in 2023 should not be based on zoning but on competence.
According to him, the zoning formula which had been adopted since 1999 in the election of the country’s leader, has failed.
However, in a reactions, the report, the Ohanaeze President-General through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Emeka Attamah, condemned Daura’s comments, noting that it was unfair of him to seek an end to “rotation” after Buhari and the northern region had enjoyed two terms in quick succession.
Nwodo reminded Daura that the law of equity demands that what is good for the goose is good for the gander.