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Peter Obi is an excellent person but Nigerians aren’t ready for him yet – Babangida Aliyu



Former Niger State Governor, Babangida Aliyu said he is not convinced that Nigerians will vote for Peter Obi as President in 2023..

Aliyu made the remarks on Channels Television’s Political Paradigm.

He noted that the Presidential candidate of the Labour party is qualified but Nigerians may not be ready for him.

He said: “Peter Obi is my good friend and a former member of my former Governors forum

A very excellent person. His candidature, in terms of the Presidency, – I think he will make some name now. But he may be able to make it only in 2027, 2031. But 2023? Too early.

“Even though the young people might go for him, the name is not dropping everywhere else. I doubt if Nigerians are ready for him now as a presidential person.

“I would have loved him as a Vice President. Many of us were rooting for him to be Vice President to Atiku again.

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