2023: Nigerians’ll Resist Any Move To Extend Your Tenure – Arewa Youths Warn Buhari

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Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has issued a serious warning to President Muhammadu Buhari.

This comes following alleged reports that President Muhammadu may extend tenure due to insecurity.

AYCF National President, Yerima Shettima, said Nigerians would resist any attempt by to extend tenure beyond 2023.

Speaking with DAILY POST, Shettima urged to emulate former President Goodluck Jonathan, who addressed insecurity, a few weeks to general elections.

According to Shettima: “I do not think the president will descend so low to that extent, and of course if he attempts such, Nigerians will resist it because the constitution does not allow it.

“If there are any security issues that will warrant that, they quickly address it before the 2023 elections.

“We have seen instances where Jonathan took three weeks to fight so elections could be held, so if that is the case, we still have a long term before the election. I’m sure can do the mobilization and order that anyone found wanting, especially bandits and terrorists, are dealt with.

“Once this is done, we can use one year to address and forge ahead with the election. For the president or anyone to say due to insecurity, he would sit behind and defy the constitution is insane. We run a constitutional democracy, and we are not in Banana Republic; Nigeria is a sovereign nation.”