Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe, the Senate Minority Leader, has declared interest to contest 2023 governorship election.
Abaribe disclosed this while answering questions from newsmen at an event in Obingwa and Aba North Local Government Areas.
He said that he had already informed the state Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu of his ambition to succeed him come 2023.
He said: “We respect constituted authority. I believe my future political ambition should be made known to my Governor who is the number one citizen in my state.
”So, what I’m telling Ndi Abia is that they should expect Mmagha Ndigbo as their next Governor in 2023″.
Daily Tells recalled that Enyinnaya Abaribe was earlier conferred with the chieftaincy title of ” Maduforo Nde Ngwa.
The Senator said he has fought several wars for the people and that is why they want him for greater services.
It would be recalled that Abaribe had called for Buhari’s resignation and also went further to sign surety for the IPOB leader, Nnamber Kanu