Nigerians would have voted Peter Obi if he was better than Tinubu – Wike

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, has claimed that Nigerians would have voted for Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, during the February 25, 2023 general election, if was a better candidate.

Wike spoke on Wednesday while featuring on Channels Television’s Politics Today programme.

The ex-Governor of Rivers State said he supported President Bola Tinubu, the then presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the expense of Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the keenly contested poll.

Wike claimed he doesn’t discuss presidential candidates any longer.

However, he said, “I don’t discuss presidential candidates any longer; I discuss the economy, the president, what he has to offer.

“If he (Obi) would have been better, Nigerians would have voted for him.”

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  1. If you no thief rivers vote for tinubu obi for be the President without problem like u people

    1. Wike, you lack integrity, it’s a shame that people of ur kind has dominated the Nigerian political space. Posterity will never be kind to you and you know that.

  2. At the first instance, did we even vote for your Tinubu, my friend we never did just that you guys messed up the original results with the help of inec but we are watching.

  3. Rubbish. Your type is Nigeria problem. You lack principle.

  4. Wike, you were supposed to rest your dying system. You are a dying man full of hatred even as a minister in a strange land. Leave Peter Obi & focus on demolition of the structures of your perceived enemies. Find where Chibuike Amaechi ,Atiku Abubakar, Dino Melaye & a host others houses are located in Abuja, bring them down. You are a dying man being consumed by hate.

  5. For tinubu to win Oyigbo in Rivers State proves Amaechi right that you can even sell your mother for money. I wish you luck and may God judge you for the suffering Nigerians are passing through.

  6. All igbos and northern Christians voted obi but thier number is not can he win. Wike is right. Nobody go dash igbo presidency because he will switch to biafraud..

  7. Thunder from abiakpo fire you ,and your family


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