Coalition for Peter Obi's presidential ambition on Wednesday hailed the former governor of Anambra state for listening to their quest to dump the Peoples Democratic Party saying the PDP has automatically lost about 15 million votes with the development.

The groups in a statement issued after the official announcement of Peter Obi's defection from Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) urged the former governor of Anambra state to form alliance with credible Nigerians and run for President in 2023.

The group added that Peter Obi as decent man cannot play the kind of materialistic politics going in PDP and that is why it is wise to dump the party.

The statement reads, " We are delighted that the former governor of Anambra, Peter Obi listened to the quest of his support groups to dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), following the shenanigans that is going in the party ahead of Presidential Primary of the party.

"With the recent development, it obvious that PDP has automatically lost15 million votes as a result Peter Obi's decision to dump the party.

"We therefore urge Peter Obi to look for Nigerians of like minds and run for the president of Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2023."


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