Peter Obi and Nyesom Wike
Peter Obi and Nyesom Wike

Former Governor of Anambra State and presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi has revealed the reason for his visit to the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike.

The Presidential candidate met with Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Wednesday in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State behind closed-door.

Speaking about the visit, Peter Obi via his verified Twitter page on Wednesday disclosed that he visited Port Harcourt to confer with the Rivers state, Governor, Wike about vital issues of national interest.

Sharing the photos, he tweeted; ”Earlier today, I visited Port-Harcourt, to confer with H.E. @GovWike on vital issues of national interest. -PO”

Meanwhile, Doyin Okupe, the Vice Presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), has denied claims that the Sultan of Sokoto Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, and the former Emir of Kano State, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, had endorsed the party’s presidential flagbearer, Peter Obi.

A viral post credited to Sanusi had described Obi as a contented man, who has volunteered to save Nigeria from impending dangers by contesting the presidency.

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Also, posts attributed to the Sultan of Sokoto that had endorsed Obi recently surfaced online.

One of the post claimed that the monarch promised to mobilise five million votes for the LP candidate.


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