Peter Obi, the Labour Party’s Presidential Candidate, has stated that Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, symbolizes what Nigerians desire at the moment.
Obi characterized Governor Akeredolu as a leader who always tells the truth, regardless of the repercussions.
The LP Presidential candidate stated this during a condolence visit to the governor at the Presidential Lodge, Government House, Alagbaka, Akure on Tuesday.
Obi stated that the governor deserves praise for standing up always for the people, stressing that things are bad in the nation because people chose to remain silent.
He charged Governor Akeredolu to continue to take every necessary steps to protect his people, adding that the Governor is doing the right thing.
“I urge you to continue in that direction. You represent one of those things Nigerians desire, the ability to speak the truth no matter the consequences.
“Arm those special security people. Take every step to protect your people. It is important and it is your duty. I’m happy that you are always speaking out when necessary. May God Almighty continue to be with you and bless all of you,” he prayed.