The Labour Party’s national secretary, Farouk Umar, has explained why Peter Obi, the party’s presidential candidate, is still being attacked by opponents even though voting has already taken place.
The leader of the Labour Party claimed in an interview with Arise News that Peter Obi’s performance in some of the opposition’s key strongholds during the just ended elections has alarmed them…… CONTINUE READING
He claimed that despite their assertion that the Obidient movement is solely on social media, Peter Obi won in a number of states that the opposition controlled.
Remember that the All Progressives Congress and the People’s Democratic Party, respectively, both have significant strongholds in Lagos and Delta states, which Peter Obi, the Labour Party’s presidential candidate, triumphed.
According to Farouk Umar, they were caught off guard by Peter Obi’s performance in those regions and the FCT and have been unwilling to accept the truth of the situation.
The leader of the Labour Party claimed that the opposition made the error of failing to recognize how eager Nigerians were for change.
“They are hitting us everywhere,” Farouk Umar said. “They were saying we are just on social media, like Twitter, but now they have seen the reality and the power of Obidients. We defeated them handily and drove them out of Lagos, the Federal Capital Territory, and their other key strongholds…… CONTINUE READING
“That really shocked them, and chewing has been really challenging for them. They never anticipated it would turn out that way because they were unaware of how anxious Nigerians are for change and that the story has already been rewritten. They are wrong; things will never proceed as they believe they should.