Current Newsbreak: Peter Obi Finally Talks About His Plan to Leave the Labour Party

Peter Obi Finally Talks About His Plan to Leave the Labour PartyThe Labour Party’s (LP) previous presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has reiterated his commitment to the organization. This declaration is a reaction to reports that have been going around that he could defect to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>

The former governor of Anambra State addressed these speculations, which gained traction following his private meeting with former Vice President Atiku Abubakar.

On Wednesday, June 5, Obi clarified his stance while discussing the ObIdients movement directorate created by the party’s national chairman, Julius Abure.

In a series of posts on his handle, Obi stated, “For the avoidance of doubt, I remain a committed, loyal Labour Party member.

That is my definitive response to all Nigerians who may be in doubt about my party affiliation in light of recent reports and conflicting interpretations of recent political expressions.”

Rumors about Obi leaving the Labour Party intensified after his meeting with Atiku Abubakar. Political analysts speculated that the two might collaborate to challenge President Bola Tinubu in the 2027 presidential election.

However, Obi’s statement aims to dispel any doubts about his dedication to the Labour Party.

Political commentator Olanrewaju noted, “H.E. Alhaji Abubakar and H.E. Peter Obi are friends and brothers. I don’t see any permutations yet, as it’s still very premature. It’s normal for two friends to meet and spend time together.”

Peter Obi’s clear declaration of loyalty to the Labour Party seeks to reassure his supporters and put an end to the ongoing rumors.CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>