Isah Abubakar, the Director of youth affairs, Obi/Datti presidential campaign council has revealed that Peter Obi the presidential candidate of his party is contesting against two money bags who have money to throw around.
Making this submission while speaking on Channels TV Sunrise Daily, Isah who insinuated that his party’s candidate did not have money to throw around like Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of PDP and Bola Tinubu of APC, however, commended President Muhammadu Buhari for structuring the country’s electoral system to function in a manner that will allow all votes to count.
“We are at a time where my political party as well as the presidential candidate that we represent is contesting among two money bags; I’m not saying he is a poor man, he is not a poor man but when you compare him to these two people they are people that have been in power, at the centre stage as well as controlled a lot of resources within the state s they manage so definitely yu will expect them to do a lot. But one beautiful thing, I keep on using this word beautiful thing that is about to happen is that the president of the federal republic of Nigeria has signed the electoral act which has made it much easier for a competent candidate to win an election and for our votes to count,” he said.
His comment comes as many continue to tip Labour Party’s candidate as the favourite to upset the two major political parties at the 2023 presidential election.