The support for the presidential ambition of Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, has received a boost as a presidential aspirant of the National Rescue Movement, NRM, collapses his structure into the party.
This was disclosed by the Labour Party on its Twitter account on Wednesday.
The party revealed that Martin Agbaso and his supporters, Emeka Mandela, a presidential aspirant, aligned with Obi’s ambition.
According to the party, the presidential organisation of Mandela officially collapsed into Labour Party for the former Governor of Anambra.
Announcing the development on Wednesday, the party wrote, “Labour Party today welcomed new members to our great party. New members include Chief Martin Agbaso & His Supporters, Dr Emeka Mandela (Presidential Aspirant of National Rescue Movement -NRM) who’s a presidential organisation officially collapsed into the Labour Party for Peter Obi.”