*Photo R-L: Obi, Anikulapo-Kuti*
Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, has visited Afro beat singer, Femi Anikulapo-Kuti in his residence at Alagbole, a suburb of Ogun at the boundary with Lagos State. In company with Obi during the visit on Wednesday was maverick artiste, Charles Oputa (popularly called Chary Boy)
Obi, during his visit, told the singer that he did not approve of attacks on him by his supporters over his declaration that he can never be “Obidient.”
A claim by Anikulapo-kuti had gone viral where he said that he can never be obident with Obi’s supporters threatening to burn down the popular Afrika Shrine, the performance centre of Anikulapo-Kutis.
By the singer had clarified his statement saying that his statement did not mean he was against Obi.
Responding to a twitter user again on Wednesday, he said, “I’ve said this times without number. I never attacked his supporters. Why don’t you attack the journalist who choose to write rubbish, refused to ever make my point of view of other candidates, and just wanted to cause trouble for himself?
Obi told the musician that he encourages his supporters to embark on campaigns on issues that affect Nigerians.
* Credit: NPO Reports