Labor Party presidential candidate Peter Obi has commented on All Progressives Congress candidate Bola Tinubu and Peoples Democratic Party candidate Atiku Abubakar who opposed him in the presidential election of 2023.
Reacting to the controversy that followed his revelation of a social media user messaging and telling people not to vote for him as it would mean seaports would open in other areas and there would be no no investment in Lagos, Obi said he brought it as far as explaining why such messages should not be sent.
The Labor Party presidential candidate, in an interview with Chude Jideonwo, also noted that there is a need to develop seaports in other parts of the country as some properties have been abandoned in the Apapa area of Lagos because the congested seaport in the area made things messy. . He also noted that Lagos is the financial hub of the country.
Also acknowledging the efforts of Tinubu and Atiku in building the country, however, he said people should not hang on indefinitely but should do their part and move on.
Obi, who added that the efforts of these individuals in nation building must also be recognized, concluded by saying that because “Pelé was a star, it does not mean that he will be fielded by Brazil in a match. today”.
Watch a video of the interview below…