Tinubu’s victory, not God’s will – Peter Obi
The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi has said the victory of the President-elect, Bola Tinubu is not the will of God. Obi said God’s wish was for the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to conduct a credible, free, and fair election.
Source: Daily Post Nigeria
Featuring on Arise Television’s Morning Show on Monday. Asked if he would accept Tinubu’s victory as the wish of God as some religious leaders claimed, Obi said: “What they are preaching is the problem of Nigeria. The problem in Nigeria is accepting wrongdoing and what is unacceptable.
“That is using God’s name in vain. That is not what God is saying. God said do not use my name in vain. “So, what they are saying is not God’s wish, it is not God’s plan for Nigeria. “Pastors are preaching the problem of Nigeria; it’s not God’s wish for Nigeria. Is it God’s wish that we don’t have electricity, a mortality rate? “We have clear laws about the conduct of the election, it’s not God’s wish that we do the wrong thing. We want God’s wish to be truly God’s wish.
God will save common Nigerians oppressed by those in authority – Adeboye
Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has said God would soon come to the aid of common Nigerians who are subjected to hardship by those in authority.
Source: Daily Post Nigeria
Adeboye, who spoke during a live sermon on Sunday, said God had, at the beginning of the year, revealed that some balloons would burst in 2023. The popular clergy lamented that some people in positions of authority make life miserable for the common Nigerians. He said, “At the beginning of this year, the Almighty God said that some balloons will burst. I am looking forward to seeing those balloons burst because some people are making life miserable for the common man. They have the power to do so, in a position to wreak havoc on people.
They use the power to make the common man miserable. Some balloons need to burst. By the time God finished with Nebuchadnezzar, he knew who was the Highest God”. The man of God further declared that some unscrupulous citizens attempting to stop the spread of the Gospel would be eaten by worms. “I can say with confidence, for anyone who tries to stand in the way of the spreading of the gospel of Jesus Christ, worms will eat them up!
I’ve no issue with Tinubu, only challenging the INEC process — Peter Obi
The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, said he has no grudges against the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, regarding his declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, as the winner of the 2023 presidential election.
Source: Vanguard News
Obi stated this while speaking in an interview on Arise TV on Monday. He said: “I have no issues with Tinubu. He is somebody I have so much respect for as a brother and regard as a father. “I am only challenging the process through which INEC declared him as the President-elect. I have no issues with his declaration as the President-elect.”
Obi appealed to the electoral body to rise to the responsibility of helping Nigeria build a viable global image. “We are committed to a new Nigeria. We must do everything right. “We need to build strong democratic institutions that will teach people what their job requires and what government is all about,” he said.
Naira Scarcity: Ibadan-based radio presenter dies while trekking to work
The scarcity of the naira notes, currently affecting a majority of Nigerians negatively took another dimension at the weekend when an Ibadan-based radio presenter died on his way to the station.
Source: Daily Post Nigeria
The radio presenter popularly known as Baba Bintin died on his way to Fresh FM on Saturday. The deceased who usually speaks the Ijesha dialect on air until his death was one of the presenters of a magazine program known as Oyin Ado. It was learned that the presenter was trekking to the station due to the lack of naira notes to board a vehicle.
He was reported to have slumped that Saturday, on his way to host his radio show. Another presenter at the radio station known as Isaac Brown announced Baba Bintin’s death on air Monday morning. He said, “I am finding it very difficult to believe this story that is breaking here”.
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