Peter Obi presented the Labour Party’s (LP) blueprint to the Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba land, Gani Adams during a courtesy visit to his Omole Phase 2 residence.
The former Anambra state governor added prominent leaders like former president Olusegun Obasanjo,Pa Ayo Adebanjo and Chief Edwin Clark would not support his ambition if it were all about money.
“There are others who can give billions to the Elders and leaders of our country, but I have no money to give them. I strongly desire to change the country and make Nigeria work for everybody.
“We have a project of a Nigerian where everybody is involved in the prospect of a great Nigeria.
“I said it here that Nigeria should hold me responsible for Nigeria’s turnaround. We will do things differently as the president of this great nation.”
Gani Adams maintained that as the leader of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) and other groups, there is a need to be consistent.
He reacted: “I appreciate your gesture and respect for the revered stool of the Aareonakakanfo of Yoruba land.
“I appreciate your gesture and respect for the revered stool of the Aareonakakanfo of Yoruba land.
“You gave us short notice on your visit, I appreciate the fact that you keep to time. It is a show of your passion and dedication.
“Your respect for the stool of the Aareonakakanfo of Yoruba land is a reflection of your understanding of Nigeria’s problems.”