A former Lawyer Common and Commissioner for Justice in Imo State, Prof Francis Dike (SAN), has formally joined the Labour Occasion (LP), thus ending his very long time get away of partisan politics.
Whereas addressing the Nationwide Vice Chairman of the get together (South East), Agumba Harmless Okeke, and different chieftains, Prof. Dike expressed happiness in becoming a member of the get together which he mentioned had turn out to be a motion within the nation.
He described the LP presidential candidate, Mr Peter Obi, as a Nigerian son and never simply Igbo, becsuse his method to points was nationalistic in nature, and that most individuals supporting him had been from different elements of the nation.
“And should you watch, you’ll perceive that God is positioning him for one thing nice,” he mentioned.
Prof Dike, who can also be the chief of Orlu Elders Discussion board and a staunch member of Imo Elders Discussion board, mentioned he hoped to witness a debate between Peter Obi, Atiku Abubakar and Bola Tinubu to offer Nigerians a chance to evaluate the candidates on their programmes for the nation to allow citizens vote correctly within the coming election.
He praised Nigerian youth for figuring out with Obi after seeing that he was the individual despatched by God to make them actualise their goals.
“As for me, I’m involved about Peter Obi’s motion as a result of that’s the place the longer term for my kids lies,” he mentioned.
Responding, the LP vice chairman, Agumba Okeke counseled Prof. Dike for figuring out with the get together.
He mentioned the get together was shaped to be victorious, and designed for the widespread man proper from the time of former Nationwide Chairman, Chief Dan Nwanyanwu, to the present man, Abure.
Okeke, who counseled Prof. Dike for figuring out with the get together, assured that with Obi as President, problems with insecurity, agitation and unhealthy financial system can be drastically decreased.
He additional mentioned that “Labour Occasion has put all the pieces in place to make sure that Peter Obi wins convincingly. If they are saying that Obi is just on social media, they’re saying it at their very own peril.”