Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has mentioned he’s nonetheless contemplating operating for the presidency in 2023.
Atiku mentioned his consideration on whether or not to run for the presidency or not was because of the challenges dealing with the nation.
This was as he confused that the nation was extra divided now than it was in the course of the Civil Conflict.
Addressing members of the Let’s Repair Nigeria with Atiku group in his residence in Abuja, the previous Vice President mentioned insecurity and poverty had grow to be prevalent within the nation.
In keeping with Atiku: “I’ve by no means seen this nation with so many challenges on the identical time. So, generally, when I’m on my mattress, I start to wonder if to go for it (contest) or not as a result of the challenges are simply too many. In my life, I’ve by no means seen Nigeria in such a foul state of affairs.
“So far as the unity of this nation is anxious, we’re extra divided. Even once we fought the Civil Conflict, we had been by no means as divided as this. We by no means had a breakdown of regulation and order like this as a result of once we fought the Civil Conflict; it was confined to a specific location, in each different place, there was peace.
“We by no means had this type of poverty the place even the farmer can’t go to farm the meals to eat, to not speak of business farming. So, I’ve by no means seen this nation so dangerous, and it will be a frightening job for anyone to return and switch issues round.”
The previous Peoples Democratic Get together, PDP, presidential candidate, is but to declare his intention to run once more in 2023.