28-year-old Ozonna Soludo, the biological son of the current Governor of Anambra State, Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo has said the Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi is the best candidate to become Nigeria President in the forthcoming 2023 general election.
Soludo’s Son, Ozonna made the statement via his Facebook profile on Monday while responding to social media post condemning the action of his father, Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo who is currently and seemingly vilifying the person of Peter Obi.
Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo who campaigned with the achievements of Peter Obi Anambra State led government to become governor, of recent, changed the narratives. He said in an interview with Channels Television Politics Today programme that the achievements of Peter Obi as Anambra State Governor was worth next to nothing.
A statement that has since generated reactions and continued to attract comments from many who resorted to insulting the governor and his family.
Many claimed, the Unknown Gunmen that attacked military checkpoint on Saturday in Isuofia, the country home of Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo, did so, due to the governor’s comment against the person of Peter Obi.
Thereafter, Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo while reacting on Monday to the claim that his home was attacked by Unknown Gunmen because of his comment against Peter Obi, said, Peter Obi is Hitler in the making who will not win the forthcoming 2023 presidential election.
Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo also expressed political sentiments while trying to rubbish Peter Obi achievements as governor of Anambra State.
According to Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo, he wanted Peter Obi to contest the Presidential election under the platform of his political party, All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, but the former governor refused.
Governor Soludo said APGA is the third largest political party in Nigeria with structures and it’s also a political party that unifies all the people of Igbo origin, which has been the ruling party in Anambra state for years.
This statement, many believed, Charles Chukwuma Soludo belittled himself as a professor.
Many wondered why a sitting governor and former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN will act so low to be condemning the achievements of Peter Obi he once praised, simply because Peter Obi refused to contest the presidential election under his political party, APGA.
Many also opined that Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo is jealous of Peter Obi Labour Party presidential election boom which he could have wished it was APGA
Meanwhile, the younger Soludo, Ozonna has distanced self from his father.
Ozonna Soludo who based in the United Kingdom, UK, said he thinks, Peter Obi is the best presidential candidate in the forthcoming 2023 general election in Nigeria. Adding, his father’s public face-off with the Labour Party Presidential candidate has nothing to do with him, Ozonna.
“I would appreciate not being dragged into this. I am not an extension of anybody, I have my own opinions and have always said I think Peter is the best candidate. All this has nothing to do with me”, Ozonna Soludo said.