BY AUGUSTA EGBUNA
Senate Chief Whip, Orji Uzor Kalu, Saturday, said the presidential candidate of the APC would emerged even before the Primaries.
“The issue of the APC Presidential Candidate will be settled even before the Primaries” NAN quoted the former Governor of Abia State to have said.
He also said Senate President, Ahmed Lawan’s presidential bid “is like a hurricane”.
He said nine presidential aspirants in the APC have informed him that they will drop their Presidential ambition, to support the presidential bid of the Senate President.
“As I am talking to you l, about nine presidential aspirants from our party have intimated me of their plans to drop their presidential ambition to support Ahmed Lawan
“Does that not signify victory before the election?. Lawan’s candidature will rock like hurricane.
“Lawan is from the North East and has similar sympathy with the South East that is yet to produce a president.
“I have repeated my reasons for dropping my ambition for Lawan severally and I am sure Nigerians are aware already
“We are also expecting an influential presidential aspirant from the opposition to join the APC” Kalu said.