Orji Uzor Kalu, former governor of Abia State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari would run in 2019 despite concerns in some quarters over his health.
Kalu insisted on Monday that the president would present himself for re-election if his health permitted him.
Kalu also craved support for Igbo presidency in 2023, saying the emergence of an Igbo president would bring prosperity and unity to the country.
Kalu commended President Buhari for appointing Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to head the reconciliation committee to address all the lingering issues among party members. He spoke at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Two (MMA2), Lagos, during an interview with airport correspondents. Read more