Kungiyar dattawan Arewa ta NEF ta bayyana cewa Arewa ce ke da mafi yawan kuri’u Wanda kuma ba zata amince da mataimakin shugaban kasa a shekarar 2023 ba.
Sakataren yada labaran Kungiyar, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed ne ya bayyana haka a wajan wani taro da aka gudanar a jami’ar ABU.
Ya bayyana cewa babu wanda zaiwa Arewa Barazana kan ta nemi Mataimakin shugaban kasa saboda zata iya neman shugaban kasa kjma ta ci.
He said, “We will lead Nigeria the way we have led Nigeria before whether we are President or Vice President, we will lead Nigeria. We have the majority of the votes and democracy says vote whom you want.
“Why should we accept a second class position when we know we can buy a form and contest for first class and we will win?
“Why does anybody need to threaten us and intimidate us? We will get that power but be humble because power comes from God. We inherited leadership and being honest is not being stupid.
“The North has pride; we are humble enough to know that we are going to run Nigeria with other people but we are not going to pay a second fiddle to anybody. We may not have the most robust economy, there are people who are trying to strangulate us even more than we are being strangled.