Peter Obi’s running mate, Baba-Ahmed under fire over Muslim, northerner comment

Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, the working mate of Peter Obi, candidate of the Labour Party within the 2023 common election, has come beneath severe assault in Zamfara State over his remark that he gained’t wish to be referred to as a Muslim or northerner.

According to at least one Yusuf Abubakar, Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed shouldn’t be happy with his faith and tribe, saying that for him to warn that he gained’t settle for to be known as a Muslim or northerner means he’s ungrateful to the Almighty.

“If he has publicly stated that he doesn’t assist tribalism, then no person would touch upon that as a result of tribalism can destroy your entire nation,” he added.

Another one who granted an interview to DAILY POST, Babangida Ahmed, stated that Baba-Ahmed has destroyed his political profession within the north, saying that with such utterances, northerners could not forged their votes for Labour Party in 2023.

According to him, Obi is proud to be a Catholic even with the verbal assaults of Rev. Mbaka. Obi overtly acknowledged that he stays loyal to the Church and he has by no means disowned his identification as an Igbo man.

“Does this imply a few of us aren’t comfy or really feel ashamed to be related to our blessed faith of Islam or our noble background as individuals from Northern Nigeria?

“I hope he was misquoted out of context, in any other case he higher search for supporters elsewhere,” he stated.

Recall that the embattled Labour Party’s vice-presidential candidate lately granted an interview to BBC News the place he allegedly made the feedback.

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