Peter Obi, Labour Party ‘ll defeat APC, PDP in 2023 — Said Doyin Okupe
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The Director General of the Peter Obi Presidential Campaign Organization Doyin Okupe. Doyin Okupe yesterday expressed his confidence that in the Labour Party will defeat the All Progressives Congress (APC) as well as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the general elections of 2023.
Okupe The statement was made by Okupe when he answered questions from reporters in Abeokuta which is one of the capital cities in the Ogun State capital, shortly after his meeting with the state executive of the Labour Party, and other parties, that the two main political parties had failed Nigerians over the past 23 years of rule of law in the country.
He stated, Nigerians are tired of the corruption, misrule and insecurity that plagues the nation”.
The former Spokesman of former president Olusegun Obasanjo assured Nigerians that Labour Party would return power back to the masses once it becomes the ruling party in 2023.
Okupe The former Labour Party leader, who stated that Okupe, who described the Labour Party as a sleeping giant, but with an electorate reservoir which is three times greater than All Progressives Congress and Peoples Democratic Party all together Okupe declared “Labour Party in the scheme of things is an insignificant Party and we were not ignorant of this fact when we joined. LP is a sleeping giant according to actual reality, and if you are to consider the actual number of members, the electorate of LP is greater than 3 times the size of APC and PDP all together. There are NLC, TUC, NURTW Professional bodies, NURTW, TUC, etc If you take all of these together, we have around 20 million reserved voters who are affiliated directly with the Labour Party. Our strategy is to awaken those who are Nigerian Workers.
” The issue with the labour movement up to now has been that the labour was created not to rule but to not rule but to safeguard workers’ rights, emoluments and rights enjoyed by workers. It has consumed the thoughts and minds of the top leaders of labour throughout the years, however, we are politicians who feel for the labour Party, who believes in the people of the country and adhere to the principles that was formulated by Peter Obi, who says “I would like to transform Nigeria from a state of consumption to one of production the people engaged in production are workers and farmers, market women and teachers as well as factory workers. Now is the time to unite to restore the power back to those the power was originally a part of: The Workers”.
Okupe who claimed the 42 years he spent in politics, stated ” I can assess things, We will beat APC and PDP hands down because Nigerians are tired of the misrule, corruption, insecurity bedeviling the nation”.
In earlier remarks, they made separate statements in separate remarks, the State chairman and National Publicity Secretary of the Labour Party, Com. Michael Ashade and Com. Abayomi Arambabi, described the visit of Director General as an appropriate mission that could further inspire the members of the party to do their best and ensure success for the group at the forthcoming elections.
In addition about one of the Governorship aspirants in frontline positions of the Labour Party in the state Kehinde Sogunle, a Dr. Kehinde Sogunle, informed that the group was gathered for the series of meetings with Labour unions as well as religious and religious organisations, and students in the state to facilitate integration efforts, membership drives and other initiatives aimed towards ensuring victory for the party at both the state and national levels.
A former commissioner for Finance said that the Flag Bearer from the Party, Peter Obi as an unassuming man who’s leadership will have more positive effects on people’s lives. Nigerians.
” The people in Oke-Mosan are afraid now that they are part of the government. We have support behind us, we’re prepared for the future and we have our framework in place. Ogun state is certain of Peter Obi” he stated.