Ebonyi State Governor, His Excellency Dave Umahi, has informed President Muhammadu Buhari of his ambition to contest the presidency come 2023 general election.
Umahi stated this while addressing State House correspondents on Tuesday after a meeting with Buhari.
This new development is coming hours after His Excellency, Ahmed Bola Tinubu, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), revealed that he had informed President Buhari of his plan to contest the presidency in the next general elections holding next year, 2023.
Governor Umahi also revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari told him to consult widely.
Furthermore, Dave Umahi said if he is elected president of Nigeria, he will replicate his efforts in Ebonyi State at the national level, most especially in building infrastructure.