Shut Down : Massive Crowd As Obi, Datti Take Presidential Campaign To Kano
The Labour Party (LP) hosted their presidential rally in Kano on Sunday.
The LP’s flag bearer Peter Obi and his running mate Datti Baba-Ahmed attended the rally.
Before going to the campaign’s venue, Kano Pillars stadium, Obi and Datti together with their wives also held a town hall meeting with women and students in the state.
In his message to the large crowd Obi promised to lift the country out of its present gloom.
Political campaigns have now taken on a new twist and gathering swift momentum as Nigerians prepare to vote for a new President in less than a month after former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo backed one of the front-runners, Peter Obi of the Labour Party(LP).
Obasanjo, one of Nigeria’s longest serving Presidents, urged Nigerians to support Labour Party in an open letter published on the first day of the year, emphasizing that Obi is the presidential candidate with the best character, antecedent, understanding, knowledge, discipline, and vitality needed to govern the nation.
He also encouraged the masses to get their PVC’s and be prepared to exercise their franchise at the forthcoming polls.
Nigerians will be looking to make a statement at this year’s general election as many continue to decry the deplorable state of the nation and the seemingly insensitiveness of the present ruling party.
In one of the most interesting election eras, Many are tipping Mr. Obi for the crown as he looks the most qualified of all the candidates.
This Year’s General Elections will see Peter Obi contest for the Office Of the president with APC’s Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and PDP’s Atiku Abubakar. NNPP Rabiu kwankwaso is also in the running.