Ahead of the 2023 general elections,.
the presidential candidate of the Labour Party has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for telling Nigerians to avoid ‘money bags’ politicians.
Obi made the comment through his verified Twitter handle on Wednesday.
He said, “I share fully in the sentiments and views attributed to H.E President @MBuhari on the need to resist ‘money bag’ politicians who plan to rig the 2023 elections.
Our democracy has come of age; and the people’s right to elect leaders of their choice should not be infringed upon. – PO.”
Obi also lamented the scale of oil theft in the country.
In a tweet, he said “I am struck and intrigued by the news report linking “highly placed” Nigerians to oil theft. Same has been the case with financing insurgency and Boko Haram. When will FGN summon the political will to publicly name such persons?”