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Nigerians Abroad Vows To Raise $150million (N100billion) For Peter Obi’s Campaign

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Nigerians in the Diaspora have formed groups of committees to launch crowdfunding initiatives for the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr. Peter Obi.

ThisDay newspaper reports that they plan to unveil in the coming days a crowdfunding portal with a target to raise $150 million from Obi’s supporters in the diaspora and N100 billion from those in Nigeria.

A dependable source close to one of Obi’s supporters was quoted as saying they are targeting small amount in contributions to be gathered from supporters largely from the grassroots.

The source said:

“With that amount of cash, he would be able to build structures for Labour Party across the country and become a formidable opponent in the 2023 election and a threat to other candidates.”

Labour Party supporters share mosquito nets to rural dwellers in northern Nigeria Meanwhile, some Labour Party supporters have been sharing branded Peter Obi mosquito nets in northern Nigeria to canvass support for their party in northern Nigeria.

Photos of the branded nets were shared on social media by the supporters who have been reaching out to many Nigerians ahead of the elections.

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