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2027 Election: I will merge with PDP if ……. Peter Obi

Mr. Gregory Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labour Party in the 2023 elections and the former Governor of Anambra state, has revealed the only thing that can make him support a merger between his political party and the People’s Democratic Party, PDP.

Freshreporters Media had noted recently, there have been speculations that the Labour Party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and other opposition parties may team up ahead of the 2027 election.

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On 17th of May, 2024, Atiku Abubakar, PDP presidential candidate in the 2023 election, said he would support Obi if the parties merge and decide to give the presidential ticket to the south-east region.

However, Peter Obi revealed he is not interested in the merger of parties merely for the purpose of winning the election.

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Obi said,

“On the issue of merger… coming together of parties, I always say as long as any merger or coming together is for a better Nigeria, a new Nigeria, for governing properly, I’m for it,” Obi said to NoireTV-GlobalBlackTV,

“If it is just a merger for elections or state capture, I’m not part of it. I’m not desperate to be president. I’m desperate to see Nigeria work, especially for the poor people.

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“We have a lot of potential. So if the merger is to be able to govern Nigeria properly or unlock all these things that will make Nigeria a better place, I’m for it.

“It might be at the party or individual level. But we must come together to build a better Nigeria.” [CONTINUE READING HERE]>>>>

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