A chieftain of the Labour Celebration (LP), Victor Umeh has stated these underrating Labour Celebration forward of the 2023 presidential election are in for a shocker.
Umeh spoke on Wednesday, stating that even some politicians who belong to the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) will vote for LP despite the fact that they could not brazenly determine with the social gathering.
Umeh, a former Nationwide Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), who’s now a senetorial candidate of the Labour Celebration stated 2023 is about saving Nigeria.
Umeh spoke throughout Channels Tv’s breakfast present, Dawn Each day.
In his phrases, “The issue is not about where you belong now. I know that there are people in PDP who will vote for Labour Party. I know that there are people in APC who will vote for Labour Party. What is important is the task of rescuing Nigeria and people don’t believe that this thing can work outside this platform.”
Reacting to feedback that Labour Celebration doesn’t have constructions and the latest promise by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Nationwide President, Ayuba Wabba that the union will mobilize 12 million votes for the social gathering and Obi, Umeh stated it’s a welcome growth which is finally focused at making Nigeria higher by way of good management.
“It is a structured organisation” and unionists are additionally struggling, he stated.
Talking additional, Umeh maintained that these belittling the Labour Celebration are in for a shock come 2023 and the social gathering has the complete help of Nigerians.
“The people are with the (Labour) Party. Look at things going on in Nigeria across the states of the Federation. If you say that the Labour Party is weak in some areas, they spring up a surprise…What is the power of the Labour Party now are the people,” he stated.
He stated additional that the rising reputation of the Labour Celebration and its candidate has despatched different events right into a panic mode.
Based on Umeh, regardless of the opposition, the social gathering is waxing stronger.
He stated: “People from the other parties are now panicky. Initially, they were making loose statements that the party is nothing. Today, Labour Party is their nightmare. Why has it happened? Is Labour Party sharing money? Labour Party is not sharing money.”
The LP senatorial candidate additionally acknowledged that Obi is making inroads into the north and can get votes from the area and different components of the nation.
“He (Obi) has been consulting. Mr Peter Obi is one of the most-travelled presidential candidates consulting all zones in the country, meeting people,” Umeh stated as he allayed fears.