An emotional photo of a teary female supporter in a warm embrace with the presidential candidate of the Labour Party in the 2023 General Elections, Peter Obi in Edo has caused a stir online.
NewsTimes reports that the former Anambra Gov on Monday joined hundreds of members of the party for a mega rally ahead of the local government elections in southern state.
Obi has arrived at the Edo Baptist Convention Ground in Benin City where the event is being held around 1:30 pm
In one of the trending photo from the rally, a woman who’s a supporter could be seen weeping as she embraces the LP candidate.
She was also seen trying to kneel for the LP candidate who stopped her abruptly from going on her knees for him.
See photos and reactions below:
Reacting to the photos, YireNgong wrote: ‘Oh Lord.’
Stanley wrote: ‘Leadership is a verb.’
Feyi wrote: ‘You go no say this pic is not staged. God bless PO’
Ugo Wrote: ‘So touching.’
Kenny wrote: “The pain is too much honestly
“People that their mandate was stole was feeling the hit together with thoes unfortunate cornfuse people …. tears pls don’t come no.”
Ekong Charly wrote: “Chaiii! Because of Obi I had to go to INEC office for 9 times before I was able to collect my pvc after serious stress and I voted for him .There is still hope for a new Nigeria.”
Kingso wrote: ‘The love is indeed organic.’