Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) and Yusuf Baba-Ahmed, vice-presidential candidate of the party, visited the Emir of Kano HRM Aminu Ado Bayero on Saturday.
Obi, who shared the development on his Twitter page, said they discussed several issues with the Emir, ranging from the fire incident in the Kano market, recent flooding in the north, and others.
The LP candidate who paid a courtesy visit to the Emir of Kano, HRM Aminu Ado Bayero and the Emir of Gaya, Alhaji Aliyu Ibrahim, said he had ‘very constructive discussions’ with the royal fathers.
“Visiting the Ancient Kingdom of Kano with my running mate, Yusuf Baba-Ahmed. I had the honour of visiting the Emir of Kano HRM Aminu Ado Bayero. We had very Useful and constructive discussions, including the fire incident in Kano market and the recent flooding in the north,” he tweeted on his verified Twitter handle on Saturday.
In another tweet, Obi said, “I had the opportunity of visiting the Emir of Gaya, Alhaji Aliyu Ibrahim, with my running mate, Sen. Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed. We discussed the recent Kano’s market fire incident and flooding in the north.”
Obi, whose presidential aspiration has become popular among youths will attempt to convince stakeholders in the north to buy into his presidential project.