The Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, in an interview with Nigerian journalist and media entrepreneur, Chude Jideonwo, said that people took his statement about Bola Tinubu, the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, out of context.
Mr Obi had in a viral video claimed that Mr Tinubu was not physically fit for the office of president but that most people around him are supporting his ambition because of the money they will get from him.
In the viral footage which was an excerpt of the interaction between Njenje Media TV and the Labour Party Presidential Candidate, Obi reacted to a WhatsApp message he claimed was sent to him by a Tinubu support group, urging Yoruba people not to vote for him based on ethnic sentiments.
“Yoruba shine your eyes o, if you vote for Peter Obi, it is automatically voting for seaports in South-South and South East. The Igbos will stop coming to Lagos State to invest, rather they will go to Delta and Rivers states,…