Despite Supreme Court ruling, Obi reaffirms commitment to a new Nigeria; hints on contesting 2027 presidential election | #NwokeukwuMascot
....Despite Supreme Court ruling, Obi reaffirms commitment to a new Nigeria: hints on contesting 2027 presidential election | #NwokeukwuMascot
The Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate, Peter Obi has hinted at contesting the 2027 presidential election. Obi made the remark while applauding the Nigerian youths for their support during the 2023 presidential election.
He spoke at a world press conference in Abuja, where he criticized the Supreme Court for affirming President Bola Tinubu’s election. Obi noted that the Supreme Court’s judgment broke the confidence Nigerians have in the judiciary.
According to Obi, the judgment marks the end of his search for justice over the conduct of the 2023 presidential election. This would be Obi’s first press briefing since the supreme court verdict.
Obi’s world press conference reads in full: “Fellow countrymen and women. Gentlemen of the Media, Good day and welcome to this press conference. Kindly permit me to make some brief remarks on the recent ruling of the Supreme Court, the highest court in Nigeria.