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<strong>Tinubu Lobbied To Become Abachas’s Minister – Peter Obi Media </strong>  
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Tinubu Lobbied To Become Abachas’s Minister – Peter Obi Media   

The Peter Obi media office has berated Dele Alake, the Director of Strategy and Communications of the Bola Tinubu campaign council after his comments about the Labour Party, LP presidential aspirant. Alake, a former Lagos Commissioner for Information in Lagos State had rated Tinubu’s achievements above that of Obi. Obi’s media team while reacting to Alake’s comments described him as one of those who believe that Nigeria begins and ends in Lagos. The statement read, “Obi’s records won him numerous awards, including “Governor of the Decade, while Alake’s paymaster ruled Lagos State”. It added that Tinubu’s achievement “is his huge internal revenue harnessing which has boosted one Bourdillon family’s income”. Alake had also said Obi’s business was anchored on imports that ...
No Deal Between Obi, Atiku – Labour Party Campaign Office
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No Deal Between Obi, Atiku – Labour Party Campaign Office

The Labour Party, LP, campaign office has rebuffed speculation that the party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has agreed to back his Peoples Democratic Party counterpart, Atiku Abubakar. This was disclosed by the LP campaign office in a statement issued in Abuja. The party described the report as a product of propagandists for cheap political points. The statement, “Rather than strive to contend with the hard sell of their candidates, these mischief makers bandy about misleading accounts of the issue-based messages of our candidates just to score cheap political points and thus distract the discerning public. “While we understand the frustration of dealing in their hard-to-sell, ‘expired milk’ [apologies to BAT] in a competitive market, the FairPlay rule demands that you...
Anambra Ex-Gov Candidate Ozigbo Decamps From PDP, Declares Support For Obi
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Anambra Ex-Gov Candidate Ozigbo Decamps From PDP, Declares Support For Obi

Valentine Ozigbo, the former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate in Anambra State has decamped to the Labour Party, LP. Ozigbo while announcing his decision in an interview on Arise Television, threw his weight behind LP presidential candidate, Peter Obi. He noted that his choice of Obi was informed by his desire to back the movement for a competent leader to be elected to guarantee a secured future for citizens. Prior to his interview on Arise TV, Ozigbo had in a Facebook post titled “2023: A Watershed Movement for Nigeria”, endorsed the candidacy of Peter Obi. The statement read, “There comes a defining moment in the life of any country when all people of good conscience must stand up to be counted. Those times offer no middle ground; you are either on ...
It’s Peter Obi’s Turn, Peter Okoye Tells Dino
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It’s Peter Obi’s Turn, Peter Okoye Tells Dino

Peter Okoye of Psquare has fired back at former Senator, Dino Melaye, that 2023 for claiming that it is not the turn of the Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate, Peter Obi to lead Nigeria. According to Okoye, it has become the turn of ordinary Nigerians to decide who will be the president.   He said the time for the old to hand over the country to the younger generation as the youths have decided to play an active role in nation-building. The singer disclosed these in a series of tweets on his verified Twitter handle. He tweeted, “Dear Dino, it is the turn of the Ordinary Nigerian! All dis old format has expired! Una don cast finish! #PeterObi4President2023 #OBIDIENTS See Also: 2023 Election: Peter Obi More Experienced Than Atiku – Keyamo “Dino said it is no...
My Experience At RCCG Redemption City – Peter Obi
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My Experience At RCCG Redemption City – Peter Obi

Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has appreciated the Redeemed Christian Church of God for the reception he was given at the church’s convention on Friday. Peter Obi, a former Anambra State governor was at the RCCG Redemption City formerly known as Redemption Camp on Friday for its ongoing convention tagged Perfect Jubilee. A viral video on social media on Saturday pictured the crowd cheering Obi during his introduction at the church. Commenting on his reception, Obi in a tweet on his Twitter handle acknowledged the warm reception he received. See Also: “I Rather Die In Nigeria, Than Live Free In Another Man’s Country” – Peter Obi He tweeted, “Sharing moments of true worship last night with a great congregation at the RCCG Convention was a special exp...
2023 Election: Peter Obi More Experienced Than Atiku – Keyamo
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2023 Election: Peter Obi More Experienced Than Atiku – Keyamo

Festus Keyamo, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, has said that Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate, Peter Obi is more experienced than his Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, counterpart, Atiku Abubakar. Keyamo who was recently appointed the spokesperson for the All Progressives, APC, presidential campaign council disclosed this during an interview on Channels Television on Friday. The minister said that former Vice-President Atiku has never been in a position to make the final say in government, noting that he is not tested. He said, “How are we going to hand the country to somebody who has never held a position—who has never shown capacity where he makes the final call? “Atiku Abubakar is not tested, he is not trusted. He has never held such a position, ev...
Peter Obi Does Not Have Enough Experience to Lead – Okowa
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Peter Obi Does Not Have Enough Experience to Lead – Okowa

Ifeanyi Okowa, Delta State Governor, has stated that the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, does not possess enough experience to lead the country. Okowa, the vice-presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, disclosed this in an interview with the BBC pidgin. According to him, even though Obi has been a governor of Anambra State, the experience was not “deep” enough to lead as a president. Okowa said: “I did not say he won’t have any votes, he will have. But what I’m saying is that he’s not a new candidate. It has not been long since he left PDP. You know he was in APGA before from APGA he came to PDP. It hasn’t been long since he left (PDP) so he cannot say anything about PDP because that’s where he was before. See Also: How Atiku ...
How Atiku Discovered LP Candidate, Peter Obi – Dino Melaye
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How Atiku Discovered LP Candidate, Peter Obi – Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye, a former Senator, has said that Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, brought his Labour Party, LP, counterpart, Peter Obi, to limelight.   According to Melaye, any reformer who surface within 199 till date was discovered by Atiku. He disclosed this during an event held in Abuja by women’s political group, Diamond Ladies over the weekend. Melaye said, “Obi is a fantastic Nigerian, but he was not known nationally until Atiku identified him. Atiku is a talent hunter. Everyone who was a reformer in this country from 1999 till date was a discovery of Atiku.others “Atiku discovered Obi before keyboard warriors discovered Obi. Unfortunately, elections are not going to take place on social media. It is going to take place at the polli...
Why I Worshipped At Dunamis Church – Peter Obi
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Why I Worshipped At Dunamis Church – Peter Obi

Peter Obi, the Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate has given an insight into why he worshipped at the Dunamis International Gospel Church on Friday. According to Obi, he attended the church to fellowship and praise God. He disclosed in a post on his social media handle, posting pictures of him at the church’s Mid-Year praise and worship night. The Senior Pastor of the Church, Paul Enenche, invite Obi, the wife of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential vice-presidential candidate, Ifeanyi Okowa, Edith; Akwa Ibom Governor, Emmanuel udom among other political heavyweights. See Also: Why I Didn’t Inform Atiku Before Leaving PDP – Peter Obi Obi’s presence at the service was welcomed by loud applause from members of the church. The former Anambra State govern...
Why I Didn’t Inform Atiku Before Leaving PDP – Peter Obi
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Why I Didn’t Inform Atiku Before Leaving PDP – Peter Obi

Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, has disclosed why he did not inform Alhaji Atiku Abubakar before leaving the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in May. Recall that Obi, a former Governor of Anambra State decamped from the PDP to LP in May before the PDP held its presidential primary election. Atiku, PDP presidential flagbearer had disclosed during an interview on Arise Television, that Obi told him of his defection three days after dumping the PDP. Reacting to the claim, Obi said he did not want to be talked out of leaving the PDP as he already set his sight on leaving.    The LP presidential candidate reiterated that Atiku remains an elder brother to him. See Also: Wike Threatens to Speak ‘Truth’ On Atiku, PDP Speaking during an inte...