Peter Obi continues to battle allegations from his political opponents ahead of the 2023 general elections.
One of such opponents is Omoyele Sowore, the presidential candidate of African Action Congress, a relatively unknown left-wing political party.
Sowore in a social post, alleged that Obi is being supported by retired military generals including three former heads of states.
Twitter – The presidential candidate of African Action Congress and publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, has alleged that some northern elders and former heads of states are backing Peter Obi’s presidential bid.
The AAC presidential candidate listed three former heads of states – Olusegun Obasanjo, Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalam Abubakar as ‘godfathers’ of Obi.
He also mentioned a former National Security Adviser, Aliyu Gusau, and the current -Northern Elders Forum chairman, Ango Abdulahi.
The post read:
“Olusegun Obasanjo, Ibrahim Babangida, Aliyu Gusau, abubakar Abdusalam and Ango Abdulahi are Peter Obi’s ‘godfathers’ the people that ruined Nigeria are the ones fronting for him. May it never happen that we work with these criminals!”