Former Governor of Imo State, Sen. Owelle Rochas Okorocha has once again affirmed his presidential ambition and bid to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari by visiting former president Olusegun Obasanjo.
The former governor cum senator revealed this visit via his twitter handle last night, March 15, 2021.
Paid a courtesy visit to Fmr. president Olusegun Obasanjo today at the Obasanjo Library Abeokuta, Ogun state… We must consult our elder statesmen from time to time to move the nation forward. pic.twitter.com/TgByp3ajzU
— Senator Rochas Okorocha (@realRochas) March 15, 2021
Okorocha who termed his visit as a consultative one said it was needful to consult elder statement in the Nation, to move the country forward.
It will be recalled that he had earlier made the declaration when a group of youths under the umbrella of ‘Forward with Anayo Rochas Okorocha (FOWARO 2023)’ visited him in Abuja.
While speaking at the meeting, Okorocha said he has been in the race for over 20 years, adding that he has always lost the elections at the party primary stage.
He however expressed confidence in his foreseen victory in the forthcoming 2023 presidential election.
Okorocha has been at loggerheads with his successor, Governor Hope Uzodinma.