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Mr Peter Obi who is the Labour Party presidential candidate has put out another open warning on all Nigerians in general to deviate from all forms of tribalism and region-based politics in the forthcoming general elections.
In a recent tweet on his verified Twitter handle, the former Anambra State governor had also opined that the current security and economic crisis which had been rocking the nation would also affect all the citizens irrespective of their religion and tribes.
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He urged Nigerians, particularly eligible voters to rally round candidates who have verifiable track records for the betterment of the nation.
He wrote, “The high cost of living, high level of insecurity and every other challenge is affecting all Nigerians equally, irrespective of tribe and religion.
“We must then unite as one and rally behind capable leaders with verifiable track records of success for the sake of our collective interest”.
In another report, Controversial Senator, Dino Melaye who is also the spokesperson of Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Council has come out to reiterate his earlier claims that it is not yet the time for Peter Obi of the Labour Party to become the president of Nigeria, while asking the majority of Nigerians to ignore the euphoria on social media.
He had made this statement while he had been speaking on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Friday. Melaye had also stuck to his claims that that Peter Obi did not possess what it takes to unify Nigeria, while reiterating that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate is the only one with that capacity.
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According to him, supporters of Obi were mere noise makers who were only creating euphoria on social media, but that they did not have the strength to win the 2023 election. Melaye maintained that Atiku had engaged in interactions with Nigerians and he is confident of winning.