During his presidential campaign rally in Borno State, Peter Obi paid homage to the palace of Shehu Of Borno, where he sought blessings to emerge victorious in the upcoming presidential election. The Revered Traditional ruler of Borno made appeals to Peter Obi on the demands he should meet if he gets elected as the president.
Ejesgist News reports that Peter Obi had visited Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, to hold his presidential campaign rally ahead of the election.
It was also reported that he met with His Royal Highness Abubakar Ibn Garbai Elkanemi at his palace, where he had a marathon engagement with the traditional ruler.
However the Shehu of Borno appealed to Peter Obi that if he gets elected as President, he should revive the lake Chad basin, resume oil exploration in the basin, and that he should tackle insecurity, poverty and unemployment being experienced by people of the state.
Peter Obi told the people of Borno that they should support the Obi/Datti movement with their votes in the election. He promised that himself and his vice presidential candidate would rescue Nigerians from the clutches of poverty, insecurity, corruption, and poor educational system if they got elected.