Abuja, Nigeria – (African Boulevard News) – Osita Izunaso, a former National Organizing Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has declared his intention to become the Senate President in 2023. Izunaso, who was at the forefront of the merger that gave birth to the APC, is a core party man with vast experience in politics.
Izunaso, in an exclusive interview with ThisDayLive, expressed his desire to take the mantle of leadership in the Senate, citing his years of experience in politics and the need for a competent and capable leader to steer the affairs of the Senate.
“I believe that I have the requisite knowledge, experience, and leadership skills to lead the Senate and provide the necessary direction for the development of our great country,” Izunaso said.
One of the key attributes that give Izunaso an edge over other contenders is his vast experience in the political terrain. He has served in various capacities in both the state and national levels, including as a Commissioner in Imo State, Chief of Staff to the Imo State Governor, and as a member of the National Assembly.
Izunaso also played a pivotal role in the merger that gave birth to the APC, which is today the ruling party in Nigeria. He was the National Organizing Secretary of the Action Congress of Nigeria, one of the opposition parties that merged to form the APC.
Speaking on Izunaso’s declaration, a political analyst, Emmanuel Nwabueze, said that Izunaso’s vast experience in politics and his leadership skills make him a strong contender for the Senate Presidency.
“Izunaso is a core party man with vast experience in politics. He has been in the political terrain for a long time and has a deep understanding of the workings of the system. This, coupled with his leadership skills, makes him a strong contender for the Senate Presidency,” Nwabueze said.
Izunaso’s declaration has been welcomed by some members of the APC, who believe that he is the right man for the job. They cite his loyalty to the party and his commitment to the development of the country as some of the attributes that make him a suitable candidate for the Senate Presidency.
In conclusion, Izunaso’s declaration to become the Senate President in 2023 has generated a lot of interest in political circles, with many people hailing his vast experience and leadership skills. If elected, he will be tasked with leading the Senate and providing the necessary direction for the development of the country.