The Presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi on Saturday arrived in Awka, capital of Anambra State.
Obi visited the state capital to attend an event marking Governor Charles Soludo’s first year in office.
The venue was packed with prominent individuals such as ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo and other dignitaries
The governor was giving a speech when he was interrupted by a loud noise after guests noticed Obi strolling in.
The LP flagbearer made his way to a reserved seat at the front but got up to greet Obasanjo after he was informed of the former leader’s presence.
“It’s a very special day in Anambra. Before you walked in, my predecessor in office, and an illustrious son of Anambra in whom we are well please, Mr Peter Ob.
Before you came, I was appreciating Mr President, the father of Nigeria, who laid very clear foundations,” Soludo said.
The governor’s description of the opposition leader led to another round of cheer and ovation by the audience.
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