In February 2023, Nigeria will hold its general elections, ending President Muhammadu Buhari’s eight-year term.
Preparations for the elections have begun since 2021, when the Senate passed the Electoral Amendment Bill on 09 November 2021.
Here are ten Nigerians, most of them members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), who have expressed their interest to run for the presidency in 2023.
10 Politicians who want to take over from Buhari
Below are ten politician who have expressed their interest in the 2023 presidency:
- Bola Tinubu
- Atiku Abubakar
- Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi
- Yemi Osinbajo
- Ogbonnaya Onu
- Godwin Emefiele
- Dave Umahi
- Anyim Pius Anyim
- Yahaya Bello
- Orji Uzor Kalu