The Labor Party presidential candidate for the 2023 general election, Peter Obi, has condemned the social media attacks against the Archbishop of Christ the Savior Church, Pastor Enoch Adeboye and others. others.
Obi said his supporters, known as Obidients, are law-abiding citizens, noting that opposition parties deploy such methods to gain an unfair advantage and create confusion. confusion, and bloodshed.
Obi announced this in a statement shared on its Twitter page on Wednesday.
“The use of subterfuge by people masquerading as Obidients to abuse and insult eminent personalities like Most Reverend Pastor Enoch Adeboye or anyone else is most unacceptable. Obidients are by and large, law-abiding citizens.
“While differences of opinion are normal, calculated efforts to create ethnic or religious chasm all in the name of politics should not in any way be tolerated. As a person, I eschew name-calling, insults, and abuses, likewise, most of my supporters do.
“The suggestion that some in the fringes engage in such conduct casually overlooks the fact that the political opposition deploys such methods to gain undue advantage and create confusion and bad blood. – PO”