The report circulating that the convoy of Peter Obi was attacked in Abuja has been refuted by Valentine Obienyem, a media aide working for the Labour Party Presidential candidate.
This comes after Tinubu campaign spokesperson, Festus Keyamo, claimed that Peter Obi was planning to fake an assassination attempt on himself to blame the attack on APC supporters.
In response to the accusation that has been leveled against the former governor of Rivers State, Obienyem issued a statement on Tuesday in which he asked the general public to disregard the rumors and described the accusation as a falsehood.
He went on to say that Peter Obi politician that believed there should never be any violence involved in politics, alleging that the former governor will never do such.
He Obi’ s supporters and well- wishers that he is safe and in good health.
He said, ” The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, and by the grace of God, fueled by his merit, the next President of Nigeria, Mr. Peter Obi, is back to the country. In the last three weeks, he traversed the world, convincing Nigerians of the need to take back their country and move in sync with the rest of the world.
” Kindly ignore the falsehood, making the rounds that he was attacked. May God forbid that even the very thought of such barbarism be visited on him.