The Presidential candidate of Labour Party, Peter Obi, received a hero’s welcome at the National Bar Association (NBA) general conference held in Lagos state today, August 22.
A video showing the moment the presidential aspirant was welcomed and hailed by the audience has been shared on social media and has gotten people talking.
Asides Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of other leading parties, Atiku Abubakar of PDP, Bola Tinubu of APC and Rabiu Kwankwaso of NNPP were also invited.
However, only Peter Obi, Atiku Abubakar and the vice presidential candidate of APC, Kashim Shettima, who is presumed to be representing Bola Tinubu, were present at the event.
Watch a video of the audience cheering Peter Obi on below,
The former Anambra State governor attended a service held at the 100,000 seat capacity church founded by Pastor Paul Enenche on Friday, July 29, and was given a warm reception by the church leaders.
During the service, Pastor Eneche’s wife, Becky, took to the pulpit to announce the presence of the presidential aspirant.
“And we also have tonight, Mr Peter Obi who has joined for the service this evening,” she said.
Immediately his presence was announced, the congregants went agog and jumped to their feet while giving a roaring welcome to the politician.