Is Peter Obi 2023’s solution – An Introduction

As the election year gears toward the light of day several Nigerians have started rooting for the Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi to be the right candidate to aid the county from a state of so much uncertainties and poor economic stand.

But why Peter Obi of all candidates? What’s so special about him if you may ask but as we think on this let’s take a few steps back to shine some light on Mr Obi.

According to Wikipedia, Peter Gregory Obi CON (born 19 July 1961) is a Nigerian politician and businessman, who was the vice presidential candidate in the 2019 Nigerian general election under the People’s Democratic Party (P.D.P). He is also a presidential aspirant of the 2023 Nigerian general election. He was the former governor of Anambra State serving from 17 March 2006 to 2 November 2006, when he was impeached and from 9 February 2007 to 29 May 2007 after his impeachment was overturned. Although a fresh election was held on 29 April 2007, he was reappointed governor on 14 June 2007 after a court ruling that he should be allowed to complete a four-year term. He won on 6 February 2010 gubernatorial election for that made him governor of the state for the second time, seeing into his second term.

Peter Obi was born on 19 July 1961 at Onitsha. He attended Christ the King College, Onitsha, where he completed his secondary school education. He was admitted to the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, in 1980, graduating with a B.A (Hons) in philosophy in 1984.

Peter Obi attended Lagos business school, Nigeria, where he did his Chief executive program, Harvard business school, Boston, USA, where he did two programs, London School of Economics, Columbia southwest school, New York, USA,Institute for management development, Switzerland where he also got two certificates in Senior Executive Program and Chief Executive Officers program.

The Introduction

Undoubtedly the excellence of his records and achievements is matchless but can we say this is more than enough to earn him the position of Presidency and help give a breath of new air and energy to the Nigerian public?

If you follow up his social media accounts and digest the wealth of intelligence in his postings and commentary you would beyond doubts appreciate his insights, depth of knowledge in the affairs of the country and a vision of better nigeria seasoned with well tailored plans to change the atmosphere of the Nigerian economy and people.

Mr Obi has won the hearts of Nigerians no doubt and a lot believes he is capable for the job of the Presidency. In a sequel to this post we shall look into opinion polls of what Nigerians are looking forward to see in his Presidency.

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