Peter Obi has declared that Atiku and Tinubu are old and weak to run for the presidency.
Newsonline reports that the presidential candidate of Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, in the 2023 elections has declared that the presidential candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar, respectively, were weak and tired to effectively lead the country.
He said that the country’s presidency is not a place meant for retirement.
Peter Obi made the staement while speaking at the flag-off ceremony of his Presidential Campaign in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital.
Obi explained, “Aso Rock is a seat of power for energetic and vibrant people to live and tackle the huge problems facing the country.”
He believed that the country’s presidency is for leaders who are ready and patriotic enough to do the job, assuring that he and his running mate are ready and committed to serve Nigeria and bring her back to greatness.
The Labour Party presidential candidate explained that his administration would focus on turning the country from consumption to production, adding that farmers will return to their farms and youths will be gainfully engaged.
He urged Nigerians not to support those who would steal their money and make governance a retirement home, assuring that the administration of Labour Party will solve Nigeria’s problems.
“Its not going to be over night but we will tackle insecurity and return farmers to their farms,” he said.
Recall that the Labour Party Julius Abure, national chairman on Friday said the party’s “greatest” challenge is the lack of funds to run campaigns for the 2023 general election.
Speaking during the inauguration of the party’s presidential campaign council in Abuja.
The LP national chairman said Peter Obi, the party’s presidential candidate, cannot fund the campaigns alone, hence all members need to support with raising funds.