Doyin Okupe, a former presidential media aide, has reacted to the emergence of Senator Datti Baba-Ahmed as the running mate to Peter Obi of the Labour Party, LP, for the 2023 presidential race.
Taking to his Twitter account on Friday, July 8, 2022, Okupe who is the Director-General of the Obi presidential campaign team said his eyes have seen what his mind conceived.
Expressing his joy further, Okupe who until his withdrawal from the position, the ‘placeholder’ running mate to Obi declared that Nigeria now stands a chance of having two young brilliant and descent leaders with unquestionable integrity.
He added in his statement that the time for the youths has come.
He wrote: “I thank God today. For my eyes have seen what my mind conceived. 2 young, brilliant, descent Nigerians wt unquestionable integrity,& proven ability aspiring for the Leadership of d country. For the 1st time, we will hv 2 leaders, both born after Independence. This is d season 4 d Youths.”
I thank God today. For my eyes have seen what my mind conceived.2 young,brilliant,descent Nigerians wt unquestionable integrity,& proven ability aspiring for the Leadership of d country.For the 1st time we will hv 2 leaders,both born after Independece. This is d season 4 d Youths pic.twitter.com/tfylyjYmeF
— Doyin (@doyinokupe) July 8, 2022
Peter Obi on Friday unveiled Senator Datti Baba Ahmed, a former presidential aspirant, as his running mate.
Speaking at the unveiling, Baba-Ahmed said he accepted to be Obi’s running mate because he believes in his capacity to make Nigeria live up to its billing.
He added he also trusts that Obi would not mismanage the nation’s wealth.