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2023 Election: What The Late Great Chinua Achebe Said About Nigeria Before He Died—Adewole Adebayo

According to Nation News reports, it was reported that the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Adewole Adebayo, has urged Peter Obi of the Labour Party (LP) and Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to accept defeat and show sportsmanship.

Adewole Adebayo

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The SDP presidential candidate further urged the major contestants to demonstrate love and genuine patriotism by accepting they had lost the presidential election to the APC presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

Speaking further, he also said that "the great late Chinua Achebe said something about Nigeria before he died, and it was about Nigerian leaders." "He said that the main problem in Nigeria is leadership, and that's why we are where we are and we haven't moved forward in all aspects." 

"I have more grievances than all the presidential candidates combined." "I'm least satisfied with the results."

"I am dissatisfied with the choice of the electorate." "But I have held my peace, and I am not by any means trying to cause a crisis."

"The aftermath of election results will always be peaceful and cool if political candidates can admit their losses and stop being violent." He said

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