The Southeast for President and Igbo Management Improvement Basis on Wednesday, threatened to pull the All Progressives Congress, the Peoples Democratic Get together and different Nigerian political events to court docket, if they didn’t respect the Federal Character Act and zoning ideas enshrined of their constitutions and zone their presidential tickets to the Southeast in 2023.
Addressing a joint press convention in Enugu, the Nationwide Coordinator of SEFORP, Okechukwu Obioha and Nationwide Chairman of ILDF, Godwin Udibe, issued a 30-day ultimatum to the foremost political events to zone their presidential tickets to the southeast area or face authorized motion.
Udibe, who spoke on behalf of the group mentioned, “We’ve got noticed some ongoing subterranean maneuverings within the political events to shortchange the Southeast within the presidential contest in 2023.
“We want to make it abundantly clear that any association, be it at political stakeholders or political occasion ranges, which denies the Southeast of presidential slot in 2023 can be resisted by each doable authorized means
“We name on Nigerian political events to respect the Federal Character Act and zoning ideas enshrined of their constitutions and zone their presidential tickets to the Southeast zone in clear, unambiguous and unequivocal phrases throughout the subsequent 30 days, failing which we’ll take authorized motion for applicable reliefs however specifically for the order of court docket compelling all of the registered political events to zone their presidential ticket to Southeast zone”.