Peter Obi of Labour Party has technically become presidential candidate with the most polling unit agents among other top contenders for the forthcoming presidential election.
This follows the publication of the summary of polling unit and collation centre agents submitted by political parties for the 2023 general election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
In the publication, Peter Obi’s Labour Party has 134,874 agents while The African Democratic Congress (ADC) has 96,034.
With this endorsement and partnership, 230, 908 agents are now working for the LP’s presidential candidate emergence as Nigeria’s president.
Skyblasttv reporters had reported that ahead off the forthcoming general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released number of approved party agents.
According to the electoral umpire in a report released titled, “Summary of Polling Unit and Collation Centre agents submitted by political parties submitted for the general 2023”, 18 political parties registered 1,500,000 agents.
The party agents will work across the 176, 974 polling units for the 2023 general elections.
In another report, Deputy national publicity of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Hon. Murtala Yakubu Ajaka, has declared that Atiku Abubakar will be shocked when the result of the presidential election in the northeast is announced.
Atiku who is the candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) hails from the north-east region.
Ajaka thanked the state governor and people of Borno for coming out en-mass to support their son and the vice presidential candidate of the party, Sen. Kashim Shettima.