The Spritual Director of Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria (AMEN), Rev.Fr. Ejike Mbaka, kicked against the candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi emerging as the President of Nigeria in the 2023 election.
Peter Obi, a former governor of Anambra State, southeast Nigeria emerged Labour Party candidate for the 2023 election after a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Labour Party, Prof. Pat Utomi, stepped down and endorsed Obi, who recently joined Labour Party from PDP
Since Obi’s emergence as the Labour Party candidate, Nigerians, especially the youths have been campaigning and urging others to vote for the former Anambra State governor come to the 2023 election, claiming that “Peter Obi will fix Nigeria“.
While some Nigerians are campaigning for Obi as their preferred candidate for the 2023 election, others have pitched tents with Bola Tinubu, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party, and Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate.
While speaking to members of his church on Wednesday, June 15, Father Mbaka said
A stingy man cannot be our President. We are very hungry. We need a generous person. Nigerians are hungry. Are we not hungry?”he asked
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— Ugo Maduagwu (@UgoMaduagwu) June 15, 2022
Meanwhile, some Nigerians on social media lambasted the clergyman for his opinions as some say he wasn’t speaking as a true minister of God but he was speaking for his pocket.
See reactions below;
I am totally disappointed. The generous leaders he is indirectly referring to is now who? My goodness… My eyes bleed
He was stingy, but he owe nobody worker salary. He paid pensioners their gratuity. The things those that are not stingy still find very hard to do…. Trust me, if you’re a good man of God, I respect you, but if you’re otherwise, I fit deck your head. I no send
Father is it cos he refused to make donation at your harvest last two years …..now he’s stingy…for us the youth we like stingy men association….
Responding to it Peter Obi posted a video on his Twitter
Watch video below
What do you think about this guys should we prove Mbaka wrong? I think this is a call to go hard on getting our PVC and shun all of this we no dy give shi shi Go and verify #GiveUsPeterObi2023 #PeterObi4President #PeterObi2023 atiku tinubu pic.twitter.com/kxjDp9oRzd
— #consumptiontoproduction (@Kash5Kash) June 15, 2022