Sule Lamido, A former governor of Jigawa state, has stated that the popularity of the Labour party’s presidential flag-bearer, Peter Obi, is just on Social media.
As you may already know, many young people have been clamoring for Peter Obi’s presidency. Obi’s popularity seems to be getting stronger and he has no doubt grown in support especially from the youths since he left the people’s Democratic Party for the labour party.
As gathered a few days ago, the former Anambra state governor has just picked Datti Baba-Ahmed as his running mate for the 2023 presidential race for Aso rock’s top seat.
Addressing Punch on Obi’s Chances, Sule Lamido who has been a dedicated member of the Peoples Democratic Party, expressed no surprise in Peter Obi’s rising fame on social media.
He told punch that individuals that need to test Obi’s popularity ought to go to states like kano, Anambra, and so on and ask about Peter Obi’s identity. As indicated by him, their responses would tell how famous the Anambra-born politician is.
“Go to Kano and call Obi’s name or even to Anambra state, where he served as governor as see how many people know him there”, Sule Lamido told Punch