The presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi on Sunday visited former Nigerian Head of State, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB).
Obi visited Babangida at his residence in Minna, Niger State in the company of his running mate, Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, Naija News reports.
The LP candidate made the disclosure via a post on the micro-blogging site, Twitter.
The visit is understood to be part of consultations for their 2023 presidential ambition.
Details Of Their Discussion
Obi disclosed that during the visit, they had insightful conversations on the state of affairs in Nigeria.
He wrote: “Today, my running mate, Dr Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed and I visited President Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, GCFR, at his home in Minna. He received us very warmly and we had insightful conversations on the state of affairs in our country.”
A Note Of Appreciation
Obi in the statement also appreciated Babangida for hosting them and giving fatherly counsel.
“We are grateful to IBB for his fatherly welcome and counsel,” the LP candidate added.
Below are pictures from the visit.
Don’t Vote For Killers In 2023
Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has cautioned citizens against voting the wrong set of persons into power in 2023.
He said with the wrong set of people in power, the citizens will continue to suffer.
Jonathan stressed that those who kill in order to get into power will continue to kill to remain in power and therefore cautioned Nigerians against voting for such people during the the2023 elections.
Naija News reports the former President made the submission on Sunday while speaking in Uyo during a special interdenominational service to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the creation of Akwa Ibom State.