Okorocha informs Senate of his 2023 presidential ambition

Okorocha is the fourth APC member to announce his interest in the 2023 presidential election.

 Rochas Okorocha.

Former governor of Imo State and Senator representing Imo West, Rochas Okorocha has informed the Senate of his intention to run for president in the 2023 general elections.

The lawmaker informed the senate of his presidential ambition in a letter on Wednesday, January 26, 2022.

The Senate announced Okorocha’s interest in a series of tweets following its plenary on Wednesday.

The tweet reads: "Senate President @DrAhmadLawan reads a letter from Senator Rochas Okorocha (@realRochas), informing the Senate of his intention to run for President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Okorocha is the fourth member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to announce his intention to join the 2023 presidential race".

Okorocha, a member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is the fourth member of the party to announce his interest in the 2023 presidential race.

Earlier, the National Leader of the ruling party, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State had declared their interest in the upcoming election.

The Chief Whip of the Senate and former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu had also announced his interest in the 2023 election.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

Gunshots as Magnus Abe supporters protest in Rivers APC secretariat

Gunshots as Magnus Abe supporters protest in Rivers APC secretariat

Court throws out Nnamdi Kanu’s bail application

Court throws out Nnamdi Kanu’s bail application

U.S. launches conflict monitor for Russian war on Ukraine

U.S. launches conflict monitor for Russian war on Ukraine

2023:  I will grow agriculture, revamp economy- Amaechi

2023: I will grow agriculture, revamp economy- Amaechi

PDP urges Ugwuanyi to zone Enugu West Senatorial ticket to Udi LGA

PDP urges Ugwuanyi to zone Enugu West Senatorial ticket to Udi LGA

2023: Atiku in Kaduna, promises devolution of powers to states, LGAs

2023: Atiku in Kaduna, promises devolution of powers to states, LGAs

2023: Tinubu promises to navigate Nigeria to prosperity

2023: Tinubu promises to navigate Nigeria to prosperity

2023: Adamu Garba re-enters presidential race, picks YPP form

2023: Adamu Garba re-enters presidential race, picks YPP form

Abuja-Kaduna train to resume services next week amid security concerns

Abuja-Kaduna train to resume services next week amid security concerns