Obi-Datti Presidential Campaign Council spokesman Yunusa Tanko has boasted that Labor Party presidential candidate Mr. Peter Obi will get more backing from Nigeria’s top statesmen.

Yunusa said Obi’s presidential run was not an individual project, but spanned all the states of the country.

The LP campaign spokesperson revealed this in an exclusive conversation with our correspondent on Saturday, over comments credited to Senator Whip, Senator Orji Kalu, that the LP presidential candidate was working for the All Progressive Congress presidential candidate. , Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.

Senator Kalu made the comment a few days ago on a Channels Television political show, ‘One-on-one’.

Asked if the LP presidential candidate would get more backing from relevant figures in the country’s politics, Tanko said: “Sure, as we speak today, this particular search is not about one individual, it’s a collective fight to get Present Nigerian. quagmire. Therefore, all states are expected to work for this project.”

Remember that former President Olusegun Obasanjo in his New Year message to Nigerians endorsed Obi in an open letter urging the youth to focus on their election and take the 2023 general election seriously.

Quoting the former president, he said: “Neither of the contestants is a saint, but when you compare their character, background, their understanding, knowledge, discipline and vitality that they can bring to the table and the great efforts required to stay focused on the job, particularly looking where is the country today and with the experience in the work that I personally had, Peter Obi as an apprentice has an advantage”.

Commenting further, he emphasized: “Peter Obi is working for the Nigerian people and has promised that he will change the narrative of Nigeria from a consumption stage to a production stage. I think that all those who are trying to be associated with the progress of Mr. Peter Obi-Datti are just trying to get public attention. As we speak, we are sailing towards victory for the Nigerian people.”

He stressed that “This is just what former President Olusegun Obasanjo said, that if you are looking for someone with a background, vision, character and physical attributes with mental capacity, that is exactly what Peter Obi embodies. Peter Obi is working hard to get Nigeria out of the forest.”